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    Scottsdale, Arizona: Ranked One of 2018’s Healthiest Cities in the US

1 06, 2018

Scottsdale, Arizona: Ranked One of 2018’s Healthiest Cities in the US

By |June 1st, 2018|Health, Travel|0 Comments|

Scottsdale, Arizona is situated within the amazing boundaries of the Sonoran Desert just 12 miles outside of downtown Phoenix. This oasis occupies 120,000 square miles surrounded by the McDowell Mountain Regional Park and the Camel Back Mountains. WalletHub conducts an annual survey of the top healthiest cities in America and Scottsdale was near the top. At number 7 out of more than 170 U.S. cities, the survey named the city of Scottsdale as one [...]

19 03, 2018

Medical Preparation During a Natural Disaster

By |March 19th, 2018|Health|0 Comments|

Natural disasters can strike at any time and often without advanced warning. Between hurricanes, earthquakes, fires to name just a few, the world has experienced a large amount of natural disasters in recent months. While you may not get much warning in many instances of a natural disaster, it is important that individuals properly prepare themselves and their families to handle any medical related issues that often arise during these times of crisis.

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5 03, 2018

How to Choose the Right Air Ambulance Company

By |March 5th, 2018|Ambulance Flight, Medical Transportation|0 Comments|

Urgent situations arise in life when traditional ground ambulance or helicopter transportation may not be the best choice for patients. In these scenarios, air ambulances can provide a safe and fast means of patient transportation and, as such, are growing in demand. With an increase in air ambulance companies in recent years, it can be difficult to determine which companies are ideal for one’s needs. This short guide will help you through the decision-making [...]

1 03, 2018

Travel Guide: A Weekend in Phoenix

By |March 1st, 2018|Travel|0 Comments|

The Arizona capital was established in the south-central region of the state when President Ulysses S. Grant obtained the first land patent in the early 1870s. Within the next decade, the Phoenix community began to grow. Today, the Salt River Valley destination has nearly 1.5 million residents. The scenic location is largely surrounded by mountain ranges and the metropolis boasts a wide range of attractions that appeal to a wide selection of interests. If [...]

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    AirCARE1 Receives Renewal of Dual Air Ambulance Accreditation

26 02, 2018

AirCARE1 Receives Renewal of Dual Air Ambulance Accreditation

By |February 26th, 2018|Press Release|0 Comments|

AirCARE1 has received the renewal of their accreditations from both the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems as well as the European Aeromedical Institute. AirCARE1 is one of only two air ambulance companies in the Western Hemisphere to have dual accreditations. Dual accreditation is a rarity in the air ambulance industry and demonstrates AirCARE1’s commitment to the highest standards of care.

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems, also known as CAMTS, is [...]

14 02, 2018

Biggest Health Risks of 2018

By |February 14th, 2018|Health|0 Comments|

Every year, a number of health concerns emerge in the United States that deserve special attention. The problems concern patients and physicians alike. By gaining information about the latest health concerns, families and individuals are more likely to protect themselves from the risks. Here we have put together the biggest health risks that you should be aware of in 2018:
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    How to Prepare for a Medical Emergency When Traveling Abroad

8 01, 2018

How to Prepare for a Medical Emergency When Traveling Abroad

By |January 8th, 2018|Travel|0 Comments|

If you are planning to take a trip outside of your home country, you should always plan what you will do in case of a medical emergency. This is especially true if you or a loved one have a pre-existing condition or may be susceptible to a serious illness or injury. Below are a few things to consider so that you can make your upcoming vacation safe and salutary, as well as fun.
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12 12, 2017

10 Tips for Stress Free Holiday Air Travel

By |December 12th, 2017|Travel|0 Comments|

If you are planning to travel by plane for the holidays, you’ll want to make sure to prepare yourself for a variety of potential challenges that may arise. With lots of people all traveling at the same time, coupled with possible winter weather conditions in many parts of the country, airport travel during the holidays may not always be a smooth process. If you happen to be one of the many holiday travelers that [...]

4 12, 2017

AirCARE1 Adds Learjet 36A to Their Air Ambulance Fleet

By |December 4th, 2017|Press Release|1 Comment|

AirCARE1 has announced the addition of a Learjet 36A to their fleet of air ambulance aircraft. This new aircraft joins a fleet of three other Learjet 35As owned by AirCARE1. The Learjet 36A will perform medical transportation flights throughout North America, South America and Central America. In addition, the newly added aircraft will be able to perform worldwide operations to Europe, Asia and the South Pacific in the near future.

The addition of the Learjet [...]

10 11, 2017

Public Notice: December 2017 CAMTS Accreditation Site Visit

By |November 10th, 2017|Company News|0 Comments|

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems will conduct an accreditation site visit of AirCARE1 on December 11th and 12th.

The purpose of the site visit will be to evaluate the program’s compliance with nationally established medical transport standards. The site visit results will be used to determine whether, and the conditions under which accreditation should be awarded to the program.

CAMTS accreditation standards deal with issues of patient care and safety of the transport [...]