Latest Flagstaff Medical Center Stories

2008-09-08 15:01:08

Arizona Physicians IPA (APIPA) and Flagstaff Medical Center today announced an agreement that will provide beneficiaries of Arizona's Children's Rehabilitative Services program (CRS) with access to the medical center and its affiliated facilities and physicians.

2008-07-02 00:00:28

By AMANDA LEE MYERS and CHRIS KAHN FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. - A helicopter ferrying a patient with a medical emergency from the Grand Canyon collided into another chopper carrying a patient near a northern Arizona hospital, leaving six people dead and critically injuring a nurse.

2008-07-01 09:01:10

By Amanda Lee Myers and Chris Kahn Associated Press FLAGSTAFF, Ariz.

2008-06-30 09:00:29

By Amanda Lee Myers Associated Press PHOENIX -- Two medical helicopters collided in midair Sunday afternoon near an Arizona hospital, killing at least seven people and critically injuring three, a federal official said.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.