In the realm of medical emergencies, time is of the essence. Our Air Ambulance services, inclusive of HEMS (Helicopter Emergency Medical Services) and air ambulance planes, provide swift, life-saving transport for both domestic and international patients.
We offer comprehensive air ambulance services for both domestic and international patients. Our services include:
Global Reach: Capable of long-distance flights for international patient transport.
Customised Medical Care: Each flight is equipped according to the patient's specific medical needs.
Our air ambulance helicopter service is not just about transportation; it's about delivering comprehensive, in-flight medical care. With our fleet, we ensure:
Immediate Response: Our helicopters are always ready for rapid deployment.
Advanced Medical Equipment: Equipped with the latest medical technology for emergency care.
Nationwide Coverage: Our services extend across South Africa, ensuring we are always within reach.
The cost of an air ambulance service varies based on factors such as the type of aircraft, distance of the flight, and medical requirements. We provide detailed, transparent pricing tailored to each individual case.
An air ambulance is used for rapid medical transport in situations where time is critical or where ground transport is impractical. This includes severe trauma cases, critical medical conditions, and transfers between hospitals.
Yes, our air ambulance services, including helicopters and planes, are equipped and staffed to operate safely during night-time, ensuring 24/7 availability for emergencies.
HEMS represents the pinnacle of helicopter emergency medical services, offering:
Rapid Medical Intervention: Capable of landing in remote areas for quick medical response.
Integrated Emergency Care: Seamless coordination with ground emergency services.
We believe in transparent pricing for our medical helicopter services. While prices vary based on distance and medical requirements, we ensure:
Upfront Cost Information: No hidden fees or surprises.
Insurance Assistance: We work with insurance providers for coverage facilitation.
Our HEMS medical services are a testament to our dedication to providing rapid, compassionate, and expert care. We are always ready to respond to the most critical situations.
For more information on health services in South Africa, please visit the South African Health Department.
Head office based in Sandton, Johannesburg, Ralmed, established in 2013, specializes in comprehensive medical and occupational health services in South Africa, dedicated to compassionate, cost-effective care.