This category features non-emergency patient transport services, modified vehicles and vehicles designed for wheelchair transport.
There are guidelines that define emergency and non-emergency patient transport. Non-emergency transport is the movement of medically stable patients.
Most emergency patient transport service in Australia is delivered by state and territory public sector ambulance services. The non-emergency patient transport industry has a wider variety of participants including private providers independently or pursuant to contractual arrangements with ambulance services; international air ambulance and patient transport services; and the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Non-emergency patient transport services carry patients on stretchers and in wheelchairs and offer car transport to medical appointments. Taxi companies also offer wheelchair transport and carry patients escorted by medical staff, although these services are not defined as patient transport.
The non-emergency patient transport industry is regulated by law and managed by human services departments of state and territory governments. Providers are licensed and accredited and must observe relevant clinical practice protocols.
Non-emergency patient transport providers also offer standby services at public and sporting events.
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Stretcher transport by road and air
Commerical flight escort
Skymed can transport patients by private air charter or road, on a stretcher or sitting domestic or international. We can also coordinate commercial flight escorts, or commercial stretcher transfers as well as an air travel companion service. Call 1300 759 633.
Emergency medical services
Fairfield, VIC 3078For all paramedical and EMS training services, let our team of health care professionals provide the solution. Our team of health care professionals provides services to a diversified client base anywhere, anytime.
Our team of consultants has experience in Australia, New Zealand, USA, Saudia Arbia, UAE, Trinidad and Hong Kong.
MARRICKVILLE, NSW 2040One of Australia's leading manufacturer and supplier of healthcare and patient transfer products.
Aero Medical Transfer and Retrival
Australia and Global Service
Jandakot, WA 6164Australian based Aero Medical Ambulance service available 24/7 across Australia and the globe, experienced in insured and non insured Patient Transport from low acuity to high multi medical complex Patients.
Fixed wing and rotary wing service
Healthcare Logistics Services
ISO9001, ISO13485 Certified
Alexandria, NSW 2015Express Medical Transport (EMT) Australia provides logistics services specifically tailored to meet the unique needs of organisations in the medical, science, research and pharmaceutical fields.
Managed Medical Transfers
Gungahlin, ACT 2912Managed medical transfers for low and medium acuity patients. (Including Bariatric low acuity).
Short and rural regional long haul. Fully equipped ambulances. 24/7 services.
Diagnostic, outpatient & medical appointments, inter - facility transfers, private repatriation.
Servicing the Sydney Metropolitan Area, Canberra ACT, Greater Newcastle & Hunter Region, Central Coast, Far South Coast.
Burwood, NSW 2134Emergency: 000
Non-emergency: 1300 360 455 and state and territory telephone numbers.
Self-funding charitable organisation with operations across Australia.
Buddina, QLD 4575Australian Air Medical - clinical quality, capability and value for money and led by one of the most experienced retrieval physicians in Australasia.
Non Emergency Community Nursing Service
Certificate IV Healthcare Ambulance, Enrolled Nurse
Bangor, NSW 2234Hospital pre-admission/admissions/ discharges/post-operative visits and specialist appointments. Such appointments can be surrounded by fear and uncertainty but anxiety subsides having a professional by your side offering moral support and practical assistance.
Providers of emergency and medical aviation charter
Bundaberg, QLD 4670Providers of emergency and non-urgent aeromedical services. We offer dedicated EMS SAR aircraft, pressurised twin turbine and jet services - including flight and medical crew.