AirMed International transports are available on a fee-for-service basis virtually anywhere in the world. Trip rates are based on many factors, including aircraft mileage, medical team configurations, landing fees, ground transportation costs and medical supplies. For an immediate quote, call us at 1-205-443-4880 or toll free, 800-356-2161. For a 360 ° virtual tour of the AirMed Hawker on our website, visit www.airmed.com/VT.
How does AirMed work?
From the second you contact AirMed, a team of seasoned experts is in motion. Whether it’s providing access to a medical consultant, executing a life-saving medical transport, assisting with pre-trip planning or advising on security risks, we have you covered. Here’s how we make it happen:
TEAM IN ACTION
As soon as AirMed is contacted, we immediately begin all necessary coordination of your medical, security or transport needs. Should you need a medical evacuation, an AirMed medical transport specialist coordinates the following steps:
Serve as a liaison between attending and receiving physicians, collect medical data, draft arrival and departure schedule
Transferring facility: Medical report, physician consent to release
Receiving facility: Verify receiving physician,verify bed assignment
Our flight plans and evacuations set the industry standard. Since inception, AirMed has made the capital investment to maintain our own fleet and crew. Outsourcing any service is an absolute last resort, but if it is in the patient’s best interest, we have an extensive network of more than 60 air ambulance companies around the globe.
Logistics: Patient, passengers, ambulances, passports
Medical: Medical report, assign med team, briefing, supplies
Flight: Schedule, assign crew, confirm itinerary
Dispatch: Itinerary, flight plans, weather, permits
We strive to ensure not only the fastest but also the safest transport. Because we provide the top-notch medical logistics across the globe, the AirMed approach is much more than a ride. Bedside to bedside, we are a patient advocate.
From our Birmingham base, AirMed provides worldwide service to our customers utilizing two Raytheon Hawker 800 air ambulance aircraft. In addition to the standard gaseous oxygen systems used in most medical jet aircraft, these long-range aircraft are also equipped with a liquid oxygen system allowing longer transport of ventilator-dependent patients without the need to replenish on-board oxygen supply.
San Antonio, Texas
Our newest base in San Antonio, TX safely delivers both emergent and non-emergent transport services to patients across the U.S., Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean. In addition our fleet of King Air and Diamond Jet aircraft provide 24/7 services as a trusted partner too many of the major hospital based systems in the region to accommodate their needs for organ procurement missions. We are a member of the Texas Association of Air Medical Services and pride ourselves on being one of the largest providers of fixed-wing services in the state of Texas.
IN OUR 25 YEARS, WE’VE PROVIDED THE HIGHEST LEVEL OF CARE IN 250 CITIES IN 150 COUNTRIES.
AirMed has been chosen as fixed-wing air medical transportation for the top hospitals in the country, including the world-renowned Mayo Clinic. We are a contracted air carrier for the U.S. Department of Defense and have flown U.S. Presidents and countless heads of state. AirMed is equipped for virtually every critical care scenario, regardless of your age or where you are in the world. Your safety means the world to us. We are proud to have the finest medical staff, the largest fleet and complete vertical integration. AirMed is the most experienced and respected air medical program in the sky, having flown more missions to more cities and countries than anyone in the industry.