Written by: Rose Rodriguez
When you are trying to choose an emergency air transport team, you may wonder what to look for. Today, we will give you a rundown of five things that are important factors when choosing an Air ambulance company and that should make your decision easier. The number one factor should be finding a company with their own private fleet of jets and certified pilots on staff. This guarantees you a safe flight and adequate planes available when you need them.
Second, make sure that there is a certified and registered medical staff on all of the medical flights taken by this company. Also, third ask about their medical equipment on board each jet to ensure that they are of high standard and will function appropriately. Fourth, look for an air ambulance company who will work with your insurance company in order to keep your costs as low as possible. When speaking with coordinating teams, look for ones who are friendly and helpful and seemed to care about your outcome.
Fifth and finally, make sure that air Medevac team that you decide to go with works in tandem with a ground ambulance team in case you should need bed to bed transportation. You may also want to consider asking about accommodations for family members to travel with you aboard the flight and if they work with your family physician for your treatment aboard the flight.