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What Are Air Ambulances Used For?


What Are Air Ambulances Used For?

Medical air ambulance in Miami or another location across the globe is commonly used to transport patients to long distances in a very quick amount of time, which is especially important when an individual has a critical injury or illness that requires prompt medical attention.  Medical planes are also highly utilized in instances where the patient is traveling abroad and desires to return to their home country in the event of a medical emergency, or is stranded in a remote area where roads may be inaccessible or jammed with heavy traffic volumes. No matter what predicament the patient may find themselves in, an air ambulance is a quick and efficient way to travel to a hospital or other medical facility for care.

In addition to quick transportation, medical air ambulance in Miami or another area also provides all of the medical essentials to ensure that you are well taken care of for the duration of your flight. All air ambulances will have at least two of the following medical professionals onboard to monitor you: state licensed physician, registered nurse, paramedic and respiratory therapist. In addition to experienced, certified medical staff members, all planes will be stocked with essential medical equipment and medications to stabilize any condition should it become critical during flight.

The following conditions are common in patients choosing medical air ambulance in Miami or another location worldwide:

  • Third Degree Burns
  • Transplants
  • Neurosurgery
  • Oncology
  • Neonatal
  • Cardiovascular/Respiratory
  • High Risk Obstetrical
  • Trauma
  • Bariatric

At International Life Flight, our Hawker 700A jets are equipped for basic life support and acute care capabilities. Additionally, we provide bedside-to-bedside service, ensuring that patients receive the best comprehensive care when in our hands.  This also allows our medical crew to consistently meet the needs of patients by consulting both with the patient and the physician prior to boarding the plane. To learn more about International Life Flight and booking a medical flight, please call (800) 538-9875 or contact us online for more information on medical air ambulance in Miami or your desired location.

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