Providence Air Ambulance will provide specially trained and experienced medical flight crews with specialized equipment for medical transport of patients who weigh more than 350 lbs. We have immediate access to a new Transport Canada certified wide door Beech 1900D aircraft with a custom build bariatric loading system and medical kit.
Providence Air Ambulance will provide specialty medical teams that are specifically trained to care for any diagnosis. Providence Air Ambulance has an amazing resource of qualified and experienced medical professionals who currently practice ICU / CCU / ER in acute care hospitals. Our dedicated practitioners have tremendous experience and a passion for aeromedical care.
Many Providence Air Ambulance staff members also work as flight paramedics or nurses at the Children’s & Women’s Health Centre of British Columbia on transport teams, in the NICU/PICU, or on high risk delivery and resuscitation teams in the delivery suite. All are part of multidisciplinary teams that care for the sickest of patients. “Experienced” is an understatement; our professionals are medical transport specialists.
Providence Air Ambulance aircraft are available for immediate dispatch for organ retrieval missions. Our aircraft can accommodate retrieval teams with up to five members.