Medical Escorts


Hi Flying - Air Ambulance International provides an economical alternative to chartered air ambulance transport services through medical escort service. Medical escort service is available on a variety of flight classifications. Patients can choose from medical escort service when traveling in Business Class, First Class, and Stretcher Class on any commercial airline.

When a patient is cleared by a doctor to fly on a commercial flight but requires medical equipment and professional care, simply booking a flight on a commercial carrier is not an option. Instead, medical escort service allows the patient to travel on a commercial airline while still maintaining access to life-saving medical equipment and medication. They will also have a medical professional along to care for them and administer any necessary treatments or medications.

When an emergency transport such as an air ambulance is not necessary, patients need a more cost-effective, yet safe option for travel. This service is reserved for patients who are medically stable and unlikely to require emergency medical care while traveling. Medical escort service on commercial airlines is ideal for relocating elderly or ill patients from one state, region, or country to another. While in flight, the patient will still have access to essential medical equipment and medications, including oxygen and basic medical monitoring. When booking a Stretcher Class flight, patients will be safely and comfortably transported on aeromedical stretchers.

In addition to essential medical equipment and medications, patients will also travel with an experienced medical professional or team. Depending on the individual patient and their clinical condition, their escort team may include a doctor and a nurse, a nurse and a paramedic, or a doctor, nurse, paramedic, and RT team. Each member of our experienced medical team has ICU or CCU experience, as well as advanced experience as a medical escort.

Hi Flying - Air Ambulance International medical escort service is comprehensive. Patients and their loved one or caregiver will receive assistance during every step of the process of booking and planning travel with a medical escort. Before any planning begins, our professionals obtain a full medical report for each patient to ensure they are fully aware of their specific care needs. Our experienced staff will assist you in booking your commercial flight, ground transportation, and any additional accommodations. They ensure that the patient will have the proper medical equipment and medications, as well as priority boarding and an appropriate seating assignment. Our staff and medical professionals also handle obtaining all necessary airport permissions, medical clearances, clearances for medical equipment, and customs and immigration clearances. 

Our medical escort service is a bed-to-bed service, meaning that a medical professional will be there with the patient throughout every leg of their journey. Multilingual, visa-ready medical escorts are available to guide patients on flights not just within the United States, but to destinations around the world. 

Planning long-distance travel for ill or elderly patients can be stressful. Hi Flying - Air Ambulance International takes the stress of planning and coordinating travel away from loved ones and caregivers. For the right patient, medical escort service on commercial airlines is a safe and cost-effective way to travel or relocate. Hi Flying - Air Ambulance International also offers a variety of other medical air transportation services, including air ambulance transport, aeromedical travel, commercial stretcher coordination, and critical care air transport.

Medical Escort Services

Every patient doesn’t require to be shifted through an air ambulance aircraft, there are some patients who need just extra care and are fit to fly with any commercial airline. The assistance services they need while boarding the flight are known as medical escort services.

At Flying Air Ambulance, we are always readily available to assist who are seeking some professional help. Our staff is seasoned and trained to handle all kinds of medical situations with proper guidelines. From ground transportation to wheelchair and ticketing to portable oxygen, we will take care of every single detail in order to make your journey more pleasing and comfortable.

Staff at Flying Air Ambulance can handle:

  • Monitoring medicines and assisting with supplementary oxygen
  • Wheelchair assistance to the aircraft seat and other inter-flight connections
  • Additional help with logistics and self-care equipments

There’s much more our staff can help you with. Our only objective is to treat our patients with utmost care and responsibility.

In some cases, patients have to require a medical clearance certificate by the airline’s department. Getting this certificate requires a tiresome long list of dos which are to be followed properly in order to board the flight on time.

Flying Air Ambulance is well aware of all the processes and documentation you need to get the clearance at the earliest. We carry our own oxygen concentrators that are approved by the airlines and are safe for transportation. Thus the patient doesn’t need to carry any bottled oxygen with him.

Having an oxygen concentrator onboard terminates the need for extra time for arranging portable oxygen. 

Who is benefitted from medical escort services we offer?

Patients who are travelling into other cities and countries need medical escort services. There’s no prior indication of any miss-happening. If you and any of your family member or friend fall ill during the journey or get in contact with an injury, they should opt for medical escort services.

Or a patient who has chosen overseas treatment and wants to return to their home also falls in the same category. Flying Air Ambulance is a renowned leader in medical escort services and can bring you and your beloved to any destination without any hassles.

Why medical escort services are necessary?

We have transferred hundreds of patients who were suffering from injuries and have different medical conditions. Each patient is treated with a definite process and a code of conduct is carried out to fill a checklist prior to flying.  Some reasons to choose for medical escort services include:

  • CVA stroke
  • Altitude Sickness
  • Fractures
  • Traumatic Injuries
  • Cardinal Issues
  • Respiratory Problems

Why should you rely upon Flying Air Ambulance for medical escort services?

We provide medical escort services that can be an alternative to air ambulance service. Our trained staff can accompany every patient with the right type of care they need.  Our staff is not only able to deal with critical situations but also helps patients in relieving from anxiety and stress.

Our 24*7 medical services include:

  • Courteous, professional and friendly staff that can arrange things as per your requirements.
  • A licensed department that can take care of your medical needs
  • We are available 365 days a year
  • Portable Medical Equipments that are approved by the airline's authority
  • Ticketing, luggage handling and best-in-class physician consultation


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