In The News

February 9, 2017

CAMTS Public Notice

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems will conduct an accreditation site visit of PHI Air Medical, LLC CA/TX on March 6 - 7, 2017 for California Bases and March 15 -17, 2017 for Texas Bases.
November 2, 2015

2015 Transport Mechanic Award Show Presentation

2015 Transport Mechanic's Award of Excellence Sponsored by AgustaWestland
April 15, 2015

CAMTS will conduct an accreditation site visit of PHI Air Medical

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems will conduct an accreditation site visit of Air Evac Services and PHI Air Medical - NM on May 14 and 15, 2015
April 6, 2015

PHI launches awareness campaign against texting while driving

PHI Air Medical announced today a nationwide effort to educate and raise awareness in local communities they serve on the dangers and challenges surrounding texting while driving, an increasingly important and unfortunately common issue of today.
October 21, 2014

CAMTS Accreditation Notice

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems will conduct an accreditation site visit of PHI Air Medical, LLC on December 3 - 4, 2014
September 22, 2014

Airbus Helicopters Inc. Honors Leaders in Air Medical Industry

Airbus Helicopters Inc. (AHI) honored leaders of the air medical transport industry Monday for their efforts to improve safety and quality of service. The annual Jim Charlson Aviation Safety Award and the Program of the Year award, both sponsored by AHI, were presented to recipients at the Air Medical Transport Conference Annual Community Awards.
May 2, 2014

CAMTS will conduct and accreditation site visit of PHI Air Medical

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS) will conduct an accreditation site visit of PHI Air Medical - Kentucky on June 2-3, 2014
April 15, 2014

CAMTS accrediation awarded to PHI Air Medical, LLC of Texas and California

April 7, 2014

Medical airlift firm warns of distracted driving so its helicopters don’t respond to your text

Helicopter medical airlift company, PHI Air Medical, has launched a national campaign that includes Lexington to warn about the dangers of distracted driving.
April 1, 2014

AirCare Medevac Launches Awareness Campaign Against Distracted Driving

AirCare Medevac, a service of PHI Air Medical announced today a nationwide effort to educate and raise awareness in local communities they serve on the dangers and challenges surrounding "Distracted Driving," an increasingly important and unfortunately common issue of today.
February 18, 2014

New Air Evac helicopter takes flight

Look up in the sky; it’s a bird, it’s a plane . . . no it’s Air Evac’s new emergency transport helicopter. To better serve its customers and improve safety, Air Evac-21 has upgraded its emergency flight capability with the purchase of an AS350 B3e Airbus helicopter. The old aircraft was repurposed for use at a different base in Phoenix.
February 4, 2014

PHI supports GO RED for Women Campaign

PHI Air Medical announced today a major community wide effort to educate the community and raise awareness for heart disease, especially as it relates to women’s heart issues. This is the 6th year PHI Air Medical has focused efforts nationally during the month of February in providing awareness and education in support of the GO RED for Women campaign.
January 16, 2014

CAMTS will conduct an accreditation site visit of PHI Air Medical

The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems will conduct an accreditation site visit of PHI Air Medical on February 27‐28, 2014 in Redding, CA, on March 2‐3, 2014 in Arlington and Denton, TX and on March 3‐4, 2014 in Cedar Creek, Temple, Bryan and Houston, TX.
January 8, 2014

How do you jump-start a broken heart?

Rio Rancho High School staffers received Project Heart Start training from PHI Air Medical during their in-service session Monday, learning the new method of CPR and how to use automated external defibrillators for cardiac emergencies.
November 11, 2013

PHI opens base in Monticello

PHI Air Medical announced today the November 1, 2013 opening of its newest base of operations at the Wayne County Airport located in Monticello, Kentucky. The new base will serve the region with premium air ambulance services and leading industry practices and technology.
September 17, 2013

Cyclist encouraged to take part in Rider Alert Program

The weather in the Local 6 region has been great for bicycle riding lately, but we've seen riders injured in collisions, too. A medical helicopter service is hoping to encourage riders to carry proper emergency information.
July 23, 2013

First responders practice water rescue

Unless it's summertime, not many persons venture into Kentucky’s public waters unless they have to. But during the hot months, persons of all ages can be found each day in rivers, lakes and creeks, creating opportunities for unexpected personal emergencies.
June 3, 2013

Air medical team brings help to Arlington emergencies

Seconds can count in any emergency situation, whether it’s a motor vehicle accident or traumatic injury. One of the driving forces behind improving the emergency response times of these incidents is the medical helicopter and its crew.
May 15, 2013

A Day in the Life - Taking Flight

The midnight air hangs still and black in Kelly Houser's bedroom. Saturday slips unassumingly into Sunday as she sleeps. The quietude of the moment is profound until it is broken by a call; a cry of distress. Kelly's instincts cause her to rise, and she calmly but swiftly makes her way to the control room. There she meets with her pilot. He runs through his preflight checklist, gauges weather conditions, and determines that everything is a go. Within no time, she is off the ground and on her way to save the life of one in desperate need.
May 9, 2013

When seconds count

After five hours of waiting, an alarm and radio pierce throughout the crew headquarters, as they spring into action. Grabbing helmets, log books and other mission critical equipment, they are out the door and on the way to their mode of transportation, a twin-engine German-made Eurocopter EC135 medevac helicopter.
First Response.