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MedCenter Air’s neonatal and pediatric specialty team consists of full-time, dedicated registered nurses, registered respiratory therapists and paramedics. Each has extensive training in neonatal transport using our aircraft and ambulances.

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MedCenter Air offers transport 24 hours a day, 7 days a week for neonatal and pediatric transports. Team members consist of highly trained RNs, RRTs and critical care paramedics. The medical team has 3 to 5 years of extensive NICU, PICU and/or emergency medicine experience. Crew members hold multiple certifications that include BLS, PALS, ACLS, NRP, TNCC and STABLE. The team are required to obtain advanced certifications such as CCRN, CFRN, CPEN, C-NPT, NPS and RNC-NIC.


Services include:

  • Airway management
  • Ventilator management
  • Umbilical line placement
  • Chest tube insertion
  • Needle thoracentesis
  • External jugular cannulation

Services include:

  • Airway management
  • Ventilator management
  • Umbilical line placement
  • Chest tube insertion
  • Needle thoracentesis
  • External jugular cannulation

The neonatal/pediatric team also administers critical care medication, including surfactant and alprostadil®. This service provides twin transport capabilities, ECMO, whole-body cooling for HIE patients (Tecotherm®) and comprehensive, family-centered care throughout transport.


Specialized respiratory services include:

  • Video laryngoscopy
  • Nitric oxide
  • Hamilton T-1
  • Heated, high-flow O2
  • Blood gas analysis

Contact Us

For more information, call MedCenter Air at 800-421-9195. Or, email us.

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