Sometimes people get sick while traveling, so they need urgent medical attention and care. In case of emergency, it is possible that the sick person needs to be transported very quickly to a certain hospital to get the needed medical care. Using a ground ambulance may not be the best possible option because it may take too long. Such situations call for air ambulance transport services to help patients and their families get the medical help before it becomes too late. There are several benefits of medical air transport, as we are going to see from this article, below.
There are people who enjoy traveling abroad, sometimes in places that aren't as civilized or as advanced as their home country. If they get sick, they are going to need to be transported back home as fast as possible, because the medical care available in the country they are in may not be up to par with the latest medicine and technology discoveries and progress. If the patient needs special medical attention, it is not possible to use a commercial flight, as they are not equipped for such situations. Air medical transports have all medical devices and well-trained staff, as well as life support equipment. Oxygen, stretcher and life monitoring equipment are standard options for all air ambulance carriers.
Professional Medical Flight Crew
The equipment is only one reason to use a medical air transport instead of commercial flights. The other benefit is the staff on these medical flights, consisting of top notch medical
professionals, well-trained, experienced and prepared to handle any medical emergency that may occur. They are also knowledgeable in certain diseases the transported patient may suffer from. This
is good because they can keep the disease under control and restore the balance, should anything occur during the flight.
Air ambulance transport services are used to transport a patient from one location to another usually for different treatments or to be closer to family.
Care of the patient is the top priority, from the moment the air ambulance service is first contacted to when the patient is delivered to the appropriate medical facility. The medical flight professionals who are on board are highly trained and care for their patients throughout the entire flight. You can visit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_medical_services to read more about air ambulance tansports.
These air ambulance companies provide a variety of services that help transport a patient, baby, organ in the time it is needed. There are many types of air ambulance transports and they even use different air crafts for the transport process
2. Fixed Wing
A. Propeller Driven
B. Jet Powered
There are different reasons why these would be used.
Educating hospitals, case managers, patients and their families about the air ambulance industry and how Angel MedFlight plays a large role in helping these individuals. Many people think of an
air ambulance as a helicopter from an accident to a nearby hospital, but in reality there are several different types of air ambulances that help patients on a daily basis.
You can read more about the different types of air ambulances here.
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