Air Ambulance 1
In 1786 the South Carolina legislature chosen the Columbia area to be the new state capital instead of Charleston. The State Legislature first met there in 1790. Columbia was incorporated as a village in 1805 and then as a city in 1854.
Columbia is the home to great higher education institutions including the University of South Carolina, the Columbia College, the Columbia International University, the Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary, the Benedict College, the Allen University, and Midlands Technical College. The city has many theaters, galleries, dance companies, orchestras, arts schools, museums, and festivals.
Your medical well being is our top priority as we provide a true bed to bed experience. Our clients value our expertise and the outstanding level of patient care, as well as our commitment to service that goes above and beyond normal industry standards.
Air Ambulance 1 provides the following bed-to-bed services:
Every flight is tailored based on the patient’s medical condition. From our trained pilots through our professional medical team and state of the art medical equipment, you can rest assured you and your loved ones are in good hands.
Medical Escort is a perfect solution for patients that needs a medical person to join them on a commercial flight. The medical person will assist the patient with medication, administering oxygen, and such. We will handle all the necessary arrangements.
Providence Health is a two full service hospitals; one freestanding emergency room; two sleep centers; two cardiac rehab facilities; one outpatient physical therapy, occupational, and speech therapy facility; two cardiopulmonary rehabilitation centers; a cardiovascular imaging school, and numerous satellite physician practices. All of the Providence entities maintain a true devotion to clinical expertise and unmatched compassion.
Lexington Medical Center is a 508-bed hospital in West Columbia, South Carolina. It anchors a health care network that includes five community medical centers and employs a staff of more than 6,500 health care professionals.
Prisma Health Baptist Hospital is a 352 bed medical center. The 2,300 team members and a medical staff of 740 physicians provide a wide range of primary and specialty health care. Areas of specialty include behavioral care, cardiac catheterization, obstetrics, oncology, orthopedics, surgery, urology and women's services. It was honored with the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Achievement Award for Heart Failure.
Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant, Rock Hill, Greenville, Summerville, Sumter, Goose Creek, Hilton Head Island, Florence, Spartanburg, Aiken, Myrtle Beach, Greer, Anderson, Mauldin, Greenwood, and more.
KCUB - The mission of the Jim Hamilton - LB Owens Airport (CUB) is to provide facilities for the safe and efficient use of general aviation aircraft in support of transportation needs and economic development of the Midlands area and the State of South Carolina.
KCAE - Columbia Metropolitan Airport is a major economic engine for South Carolina’s Midlands region. As a self sufficient entity. Over 40 businesses operate on the airport’s campus and create a combined total of over 1,871 full time jobs.
Abbeville, Aiken, Allendale, Anderson, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Cherokee, Chester, Chesterfield, Clarendon, Colleton, Darlington, Dillon, Dorchester, Edgefield, Fairfield, Florence, Georgetown, Greenville, and more.
Our air ambulance crews can access you anywhere you are. Some of the hospitals in the surrounding Columbia communities where our services may be needed include Palmetto Health Richland, Providence Health, Palmetto Health Baptist, Wm. Jennings Bryan Dorn VA Medical Center, Intermedical Hospital of South Carolina, Moncrief Army Health Clinic, and Lexington Medical Center and more.
Because our air ambulance planes are usually small, private jets, we can fly in and out of just about any airport in the Columbia, SC area. Some of the ones that we may need to transport patients through include, KCAE Columbia Metropolitan Airport, KCUB Jim Hamilton LB Owens Airport, KFDW Fairfield County Airport, KMMT McEntire Joint National Guard Base, K6J0 Lexington County Airport and more.
We Guarantee that when choosing Air Ambulance 1, your loved ones shall be treated with professional and compassionate care. We consider every patient as family, we strive to perfection and continuously monitoring our operations. When choosing A provider, Remember that Air Ambulance 1’s management team has over 200,000 successful patient transfers in the past 15 years.