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When minutes can mean the difference between life and death, look to Atrium Health’s MedCenter Air for fast, reliable, emergency and critical care patient transport services.

With our fleet of jets, planes, helicopters and ambulances, MedCenter Air offers rapid patient transport and support for EMS responders throughout the region. The fixed wing aircraft are operated by GAMA Aviation, LLC; the rotor-wing aircraft are operated by Air Methods Corporation. Our custom-equipped vehicles serve as mobile critical care units for medical facilities, EMS providers, insurance companies, managed-care organizations and the public. We meet strict accreditation standards set by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (PDF).

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Communications Center

Atrium Health’s MedCenter Air FlightWatch Communications Center arranges all patient transportation within the Atrium Health system. Whether a patient needs ground ambulance, helicopter or fixed-wing aircraft transportation, our communications specialists are available 24/7, processing nearly 65,000 patient transport requests per year. 

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