Medway Learjets Are Mobile Intensive Care Units

Medway Learjets Are Mobile Intensive Care Units

A medical air ambulance transport is needed when a patient cannot be moved by car, ground ambulance, or commercial aircraft due to distance or medical condition. Medway Air Ambulance is a top provider of fixed wing air ambulance transport servicing North, Central, and South America, the Caribbean, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Medway has a fleet of Learjets that

Read More

Questions to Ask When Booking Air Ambulance Transport

Many people never give much thought to air ambulance transport until an emergency or critical illness strikes. Being able to make important medical decisions under stressful circumstances is often difficult for the patient and family members. If the medical emergency happens while traveling, the primary goal may be to get the patient back home to familiar doctors and hospital facilities.

Read More

What Is a Eurami Accreditation?

Who is Eurami? Eurami is the European Aeromedical Institute. Their mission is to promote high quality air medical transport throughout Europe and the world by fixed wing and rotor aircraft. Eurami has developed standards and promotes best practices in the fields of medical evacuation, air rescue, and contingency planning. A Eurami accreditation is an effective means of validating quality air

Read More

Transporting Patients with Spinal Cord Injuries

Patients who have suffered a severe spinal cord injury often face months of treatment and rehabilitation at hospitals and treatment centers specializing in spinal cord injuries. These facilities may be located long distances from the hospital where the patient received their initial care. After the patient has been stabilized, fixed wing air ambulance transport is often the best choice for

Read More

Medway Air Ambulance Transports Critically Injured Orlando Police Officer

Medway Air Ambulance transported a critically injured Orlando police officer to Atlanta on Wednesday, June 27 so that he could receive specialized treatment. Officer Kevin Valencia was moved from Orlando Regional Medical Center, where he had been receiving treatment since being shot in the line of duty on June 11. The officer was shot in the head while attempting to

Read More

Medway Air Ambulance Announces New Medical Director

PRESS RELEASE: Medway Air Ambulance announces that Dr. Mark Merlin has assumed the position of Medical Director, where he will be responsible for medical management of all patients, protocol review, online medical control, and training for all medical personnel. In this role he will provide medical necessity reviews and coordinate care for the transportation of patients on Medway’s fleet of

Read More

Successful Transport of Stroke Patients

A stroke is a medical emergency requiring immediately medical care. It can be a frightening situation for the patient and the family, particularly when it happens away from home. If a stroke occurs while on vacation or a business trip, the patient will receive emergency care in unfamiliar surroundings by unknown medical providers. Following a stroke, a family’s main goal

Read More

What ARGUS Ratings Mean for Air Ambulance Providers

When choosing among air ambulance providers, patients and their families want to select the best option for critical care transport. One way to find a qualified carrier is to look for a company with an ARGUS rating. This designation ensures the air transport provider has met rigorous industry standards and is a top commercial operator. Patients can have peace of

Read More

Transporting Patients with Traumatic Brain Injury

What is Traumatic Brain Injury? Statistics compiled by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) indicate that Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) is a major cause of death and disability in the U.S.  TBIs contribute to approximately 30% of all injury related deaths.  According to the Brain Injury Association of America, a traumatic brain injury typically involves an impact to

Read More

Critical Care Transport – A Stroke Patient’s Story

Suffering a medical emergency while traveling abroad can be a frightening experience.  Language barriers, delays in treatment, questionable medical care, and problems with insurance often lead to frustration and angst for both the patients and their families.  Getting the patient transported home can seem like a challenging process.  Here is one patient’s story. Jack Allen suffered a massive stroke while

Read More
OUR CLIENTS SPEAK OUT