Air ambulance service at southwestairambulance.com is suitable and desired for patients who have to be transported over long distances and do not have much time to spare in their hands. Generally, a distance over 250 miles is considered long. Specialized medical care is ensured throughout the journey and special procedures are followed for such purpose. These procedures include burns treatment, cancer treatment, massive head injuries, spinal cord injuries, cardiac arrests, heart strokes, and mental rehabilitation at the appropriate centers.
Also, the elderly of handicapped patients, even if suffering from only minor injuries and problems, are transferred via the air medical transport, so as to ensure them the least discomfort in travelling to far off places. The transportation is not only available one way, but both ways—to carry the patient to the concerned hospital, and to bring them back home.
Air ambulance service ensures the availability of ventilators, defibrillators, pacemakers, infusion and balloon pumps, oxygen cylinders and masks, monitors for constant supervision, spine boards, etc. ‘Bed to bed service’ is also ensured which refers to the air ambulance medical team going and visiting the patient in his/her respective hospital room to ensure that the patient is well catered to and healing.