KENTUCKY – AIR MEDICAL ESCORT
Do you, a patient or family member need an air medical escort to or out of Kentucky? US Medical Escorts, our medical team of flight nurses and paramedics takes your patient experience higher.
Kentucky is a southeastern state bounded by the Ohio River in the north and the Appalachian Mountains in the east, with Frankfort the state capital. The state’s largest city, Louisville, is home to the Kentucky Derby, the renowned horse race held at Churchill Downs on the first Saturday in May. The race is preceded by a 2-week festival and celebrated in the Kentucky Derby Museum year-round.
US Medical Escorts has more than two decades in critical care experience. We are proud to have the industry’s highest. Our certified flight nurses and flight paramedics on board provide care for patients on every flight. Each of our medical flight team members receives regular training and exams on critical care and air medical procedures
Our medical escort team frequently transport critical patients in need of medical treatment to and from Kentucky. If you, a patient or loved one is having a medical emergency in Kentucky or needs a medical airlift US Medical escorts provide you with care in the air.
US Medical Escorts regularly transports critical patients to and from Kentucky who need to receive medical treatment.
US Medical Escorts provides patients, their families, insurance companies and hospitals with a safe and affordable alternative to more expensive air ambulance flights, by using medical escorts such as Registered Nurses, Paramedics and Doctors. US Medical Escort Service is utilizing commercial airlines to safely transport patients with US aeromedical teams around the globe.
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Get in touch with one of the US Medical Escorts Coordinators today to schedule your air medical service from or to a Kentucky medical facility.
List of airports in Kentucky
Barkley Regional – KPAH
Barkley Regional Airport is a public use airport located 12 nautical miles west of the central business district of Paducah, a city in McCracken County, Kentucky, United States. The airport is owned by the Barkley Regional Airport Authority.
2901 Fisher Rd
West Paducah, KY 42086
Phone: (270) 744-0521
Louisville Int’l – KSDF
Louisville International Airport is a public and military use public airport centrally located in the city of Louisville in Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA. The airport covers 1,200 acres and has three runways.
600 Terminal Dr
Louisville, KY 40209
Phone: (502) 367-4636
Ashland-Boyd County – KDWU
Ashland Regional Airport is a public use airport in Worthington, Greenup County, Kentucky, owned by the Ashland Regional Airport Board.
501 Scott St.
Worthington, KY 41183
Phone: 877 359–2745
Kentucky has many elite research medical centers.
Norton Brownsboro Hospital
Norton Brownsboro Hospital is a full-service, 127-bed community hospital serving patients in northeastern Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby, Carroll, Henry, Spencer, Trimble and surrounding counties. Using a patient- and family-centered model of care, Norton Brownsboro offers a wide range of inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic, orthopedic, cardiovascular, neurological and neurosurgical, cancer care and intensive care services. The hospital’s 24/7 emergency department has 22 private treatment rooms, a heliport for critical care transport and is a regional referral center for advanced neurosurgical conditions, specifically stroke care.
4960 Norton Healthcare Blvd
Louisville, KY 40241
Phone: (502) 446-8000
Baptist Health Louisville
Baptist Health Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky. is rated high performing in 5 adult procedures and conditions. It is a general medical and surgical facility.
4000 Kresge Way
Louisville, KY 40207
Phone: (502) 897-8100
Norton Audubon Hospital
Norton Audubon Hospital is a 432-bed acute care hospital specializing in cardiac, cancer, surgical, pulmonary, neurology, orthopedic, vascular, emergency and diagnostic care. Norton Audubon Hospital is home to one of the largest and most comprehensive heart care programs in the Louisville region, having performed the world’s second artificial heart transplant in 1984 and, since that time, been recognized by the American College of Cardiology as a national leader in advances in chest pain and heart attack treatment. It also holds the region’s highest accreditation as a Chest Pain Center.
1 Audubon Plaza Dr.
Louisville, KY 40217
Phone: (502) 636-7111
Norton Women’s and Children’s Hospital
Norton Women’s & Children’s Hospital is a full-service, 373-bed community hospital offering inpatient and outpatient medical/surgical care, full diagnostic services and 24-hour emergency care for men, women and children. The hospital specializes in comprehensive cancer prevention, detection and treatment; orthopedics and bone health; pelvic health services; migraine treatment; breast health diagnostics; and surgical weight loss services.
4001 Dutchmans Ln
Louisville, KY 40207
Phone: (502) 629-7000
When patients are medically stable and require basic life support care, they can choose to travel on a commercial airline accompanied by an expert air medical escort.
From the moment the journey begins, a medical escort will be there by the patient’s side every step of the way, tending to their needs. Under constant care, the patient flies comfortably on a major airline carrier—including Delta, United American, Lufthansa, British Airways, and Cathay Pacific.
Before boarding your flight, our trained and qualified commercial medical escort will perform a detail medical assessment, ensuring you are in good enough health to travel.
Throughout the flight, a team of critical care physicians, flight nurses, and registered respiratory therapists will be there to constantly monitor you, providing oxygen, medication, CPR, or other necessary medical treatments. What’s more, the medical crew will aid with meal assistance, hygiene, mobility, and other care concerns.
Once the commercial airline has landed, an air medical escort will conduct a post-flight examination to ensure there are no further complications. Our healthcare team will also remain with you until you reach your destination, comfortably and safely.
US Medical Escorts is an internationally and globally recognized medical air transport firm.
We are trusted by governments, hospitals, and health insurers, as well as the travel and health insurance and financial sectors.
When you want the ultimate in air travel support, rely on US Medical Escorts while traveling from Kentucky.
When it comes time to find a reliable air medical escort in Kentucky, the first thing you will want to do is reach out to US Medical Escorts.
Our dedicated coordination personnel work with patients and families to design an itinerary that meets your specific needs.
At US Medical Escorts, we handle the entire air transport process, from working with hospitals, social workers, and medical case managers to collaborating with global insurance and emergency medical assistance companies.
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