When lives depend on rapid transport, Memorial MedFlight® is ready to answer the call. Based at the South Bend International Airport, MedFlight and its highly trained critical care transport specialists are available 24 hours per day, 365 days per year to respond quickly and transport your critically ill or injured patients.
Whether the need is for a scene response or an inter-facility transport, you can rest assured that Memorial MedFlight will provide the knowledge and expertise needed for optimal patient care.
The mission of Memorial MedFlight is to safely and efficiently transport the seriously ill or injured patient between hospitals or from the pre-hospital environment to the most appropriate level of care to promote the patient’s best possible quality of life. As an ancillary department within Memorial Hospital, the mission of Memorial MedFlight reflects the mission, vision and core values of Memorial Hospital.
Through relationships with referring hospitals and pre-hospital providers, Memorial MedFlight will be the regional model for integration into the chain of survival, the leader in safe operations and patient care and the first-choice for Air Medical Transport in our service area.
Commitment to Community
Memorial MedFlight is committed to the patients, health care professionals and people of the communities we serve. We are available at any time, every day of the week.
Focus on Safety
Safety is our focus, expertise in treatment and transport is our specialty. Our air medical team is supported by an aviation team of experienced pilots and mechanics. Memorial MedFlight pilots are specially qualified for air medical transportation, each with over 2,000 flight hours logged before becoming air medical pilots.
How to Request Memorial MedFlight
- For inter-facility transports, call 866.262.4247 toll free.
- For emergency scene response, call 866.933.5317 toll free.
Memorial MedFlight immediately responds to requests from hospitals, physicians, EMS services, police, fire departments and rescue agencies.
2018 Memorial MedFlight Stats
- Total Calls: 716
- Interfacility: 467
- Scene: 247
- Total Transports: 312
- Inter-Facility Transports: 228
- Scene Transports: 84
- Patients into Memorial: 141
- Transports out of Memorial: 58