Patient Transport

Six Tips on How to Spot an Air Ambulance Broker

Choosing the services of air ambulance provider especially during a stressful time can be a daunting task. Thankfully, the advent of the internet with its powerful search engines has made this task much easier to ensure you are getting an air ambulance provider. Easy- right? Wrong!

Your search may lead you to an air ambulance broker who portrays themselves as an actual air ambulance operator with websites showing images of aircraft and making promises of [...]

AirCARE1 Transports 24 Week Old Baby Home to New York City

A baby born four prematurely in Albuquerque, New Mexico finally flies home to New York City by AirCARE1. You may also watch the 1st video on this subject which was featured on KOB Channel 4 News.

AirCARE1 Featured on KOB Channel 4 News

Video of AirCARE1 featured on New Mexico’s KOB Channel 4 News for transporting a premature baby home.

Focusing On a Good Experience

I do a lot of traveling. Spending many hours in airports. Recently I was in the Toronto airport on my way home after a long week of business travel. Going through customs as well as security typically takes hours (Nexus-here I come). This demands going to the airport extra early in case there are any hiccups. After clearing customs and security, I had quite a few hours before my flight. Hungry and tired, I [...]

Arranging for Medical Transportation by Air

Whenever you are transporting a seriously ill patient from one medical institution to another whether within the same city, or between different states, countries and continents, the most important thing to consider is the safety and comfort of the patient as well as the time it will take to get them to the health care facility.

Using an air ambulance is one of the fastest forms of patient transport and more so when a significant [...]

What To Do When A Medical Evacuation Is Necessary

When a person is having a life threatening emergency, medical evacuation is often needed. Many times we witness the air ambulances landing at serious car accidents and other traumatic instances. If you ever encounter the need for one of these emergency services, there are some things you need to know.

As you are getting ready for flight, you may want someone to be along with you. Depending on the level of your medical condition up [...]

Air Medical Transport

The time it takes to access medical attention from the time an incident takes place, or the symptoms of an illness start can be critical in determining whether the person recovers or not. But getting to the hospital is not always as smooth as it ought to be what with certain areas being remote and inaccessible by road or the possibility of an ordinary ambulance encountering a heavy traffic jam on the way to [...]

How To Choose A Quality Medevac Service

When you are choosing a medevac, or an air ambulance for someone in your family, it’s not an easy choice to make. Medevac is generally used in cases of great need and that means it is not something that many of us know a great deal about. Choosing is difficult because we don’t have anything to compare them to. To help you, this post will give you a brief check list of what you [...]

How to Charter an Ambulance Flight – A Quick Checklist

When someone you love needs major surgery or requires expert level medical attention but flying on a typical plane is out of the question, you have to hire an air ambulance. Just as your local ambulance would pick up your loved one and rush them to the hospital in the case of a local emergency, an air ambulance is designed to speed patients to medical care that is further away.

Most people never imagine having [...]

What is a Medical Flight?

A medical flight is an air ambulance service provided to the sick and those with injuries. It is of great benefit because it reduces significantly the time taken to transport a patient from one destination to another. This service is essential especially where a patient is critically injured or is seriously ill and requires urgent specialized treatment.

Organizations providing air ambulance services need to maintain a uniform standard for all their airplanes, medical equipment and [...]