Sanford AirMed is a critical care air ambulance service providing helicopter, fixed-wing and ground ambulance transports throughout the region, 48 contiguous states and Canada in a safe and cost effective manner. Sanford AirMed is committed to providing the highest quality medical care to the sick or injured adult, pediatric, neonatal, or maternal patients that require transport from one hospital to another, or directly from the scene of a medical emergency. Sanford AirMed team members are skilled and experienced professionals that embody Sanford’s values of Courage, Passion, Resolve, Advancement, and Family and are dedicated to the work of health and healing.
Sanford AirMed has a 35 year history and has flown over 60,000 patients. Sanford AirMed operates a fleet of four helicopters and four airplanes from bases in Bismarck, Fargo, Sioux Falls and Bemidji. A dedicated Communications Center is located in Sioux Falls. Sanford AirMed can launch a helicopter within 10 minutes of accepting the flight and an airplane within 35 minutes.
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