With the spread of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), many are looking for ways to travel while also limiting their contact with others. In addition, travel in and out of the United States and Europe has been severely limited.
Unfortunately, especially in this crisis, medical needs cannot be put on pause. So how can patients get to where they need to go?
The traditional air ambulance and medical flights options are:
So what if a patient carries an infectious disease or is severely immunocompromised? How is that different?
There are a few medical flight options available. However, to limit contact with non-medical personnel, we recommend a private air ambulance. When flying privately, you can expect these amenities to help avoid infection:
In addition to our current recommendation of private air ambulances, we continue to provide other services where medically appropriate. Reach out to us anytime to see what we can do.
We encourage you to adhere to the current health guidelines set out by health administrators. You can read what the CDC (United States Center for Disease Control) has said about protecting yourself from COVID-19 (Coronavirus) here.
Yes, Advanced Air Ambulance can transport patients diagnosed with novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Yes, at this time, air ambulance services and medical transports are available for all patients.
Our aircraft are disinfected and sterilized after every flight.
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