A doctor on board? United States surgeon general helps passenger on flight

A doctor on board? United States surgeon general helps passenger on flight

A doctor on board? United States surgeon general helps passenger on flight

Dr. Jerome Adams, an anesthesiologist, said he assisted someone on a Delta Air Lines jet as he prepared to fly Wednesday to Jackson, Mississippi. "Patient doing well and like a good USPHS officer, I was glad to be able to assist!"

On Wednesday, Jerome Adams, the USA surgeon general, tweeted that Delta staff on his flight to Jackson, Miss., asked if there was a doctor on board to assist in a medical emergency.

Delta said in a statement that the incident took place on Flight 1827, which was traveling from Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Atlanta.

A Delta airlines plane is seen on the tarmac of the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport
A Delta airlines plane is seen on the tarmac of the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport

The condition of the passenger was not immediately clear, though Adams tweeted "patient doing well".

Delta said in a statement Adams intervened when a passenger became ill.

Adams, who has served as surgeon general since September of past year, is an anesthesiologist, according to his official biography. He and the two nurses escorted the passenger to the gate, where medical staff were waiting.

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And Delta Airlines tweeted their gratitude right back at him.

According to local news station WAPT, Adams was headed to speak at the University of Mississippi Medical Center on Thursday to address the Trump administration's fight against the opioid epidemic.

The #USPHS to which he referred is the United States Public Health Services Commissioned Corps.

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Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant also offered up praise, tweeting, "Nice job, Dr. Adams!" on Wednesday.

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