Flying Nurses International is an internationally recognized medical escort service that specializes in commercial airline medical transports. Since 1993 we have completed over 8000 safe missions. We consider ourselves pioneers in providing medical escort services.
Operated by skilled, experienced Registered Nurses who are trained in flight physiology, many with advanced practice degrees such as nurse anesthetist and nurse practitioner, Flying Nurses International is ready to assist you in all aspects of your medical travel. Whether you are traveling on a commercial airline or a private chartered aircraft, we will customize your travel plans to meet your needs.
Medical escort services with an experienced flight nurse is a cost effective alternative to air ambulance services for the medically stable patient.
We take a comprehensive, holistic approach to determining proper comfort and safety levels for each of our clients. Every member of our team, from the executive level to our wonderful flight nurses, cares for patients as though they were members of our own families. Each patient is afforded equal attention and respect, regardless of culture, condition, or location. Safety is our primary concern, for the patient and our nurses.
From first call to final destination, your personal Critical Care Flight RN Coordinator will be available 24/7 to answer your questions and make your travel arrangements as seamless and worry-free as possible. Every aspect of your trip, from home or hospital, hotel or cruise ship, will be handled by a dedicated professional who is thoroughly familiar with patient needs and travel industry requirements, whether you travel by land, sea or air.
Our flight nurses assist in transporting patients who suffer from neurological or behavioral disorders, limited mobility, orthopedic injuries, pulmonary limitations requiring supplemental oxygen, cognitive impairments, and many other conditions. Many of our patients require full assistance from bed to wheelchair to plane seat, along with medications and oxygen therapy. Our staff is trained and equipped to deal with our patient’s needs with compassion and discretion, making a stressful trip much more peaceful for the patient and for any family members who may be traveling with them.