If you find yourself seriously ill while you are abroad, then using a medical flight service could help you to get back home safely and comfortably. Medical repatriation services and air ambulances offer people who are too unwell to take commercial flights an option for returning home where they can get treatment on their health insurance, from doctors that they know and trust, closer to home where their friends and family will be available to look after them or to visit them.
These services use nurses or paramedics to monitor the people being transported. The aircraft are spacious and are designed to keep the customer comfortable and safe while they are being moved. (more…)