AMbulance lift on the ambulance instead of on the cot. A brilliant idea those Brits had.We have one like that too, but they haven't put her in dispatch yet. They just have to send extra crews when the patient can't walk to the ambulance.
I would just like to offer a general comment on the whole weight issue...
I think this is not so much about weight, but of discriminating against "people not like us"
Difference of race, gender, culture, economic status, religion, etc.
It seems in the southern US, there always has to be a group that is hated.
I guess Asian doctors didn't work out so the administrator picked a different group.