Flight/Transport Nurse

Flight/Transport Nurse

Sponsored by the Air & Surface Transport Nurses Association

Welcome

A Flight/Transport Nurse cares for patients in remote areas who can’t get to a hospital or are on their way to the hospital. They must be able to quickly make decisions in emergency situations, where the outcome will quite often be a choice between life and death. These nurses can work for all kinds of employers, ranging from hospitals and medical disaster teams to airlines and individual patients.

There are approximately 1,850 ASTNA members, including members from 12 different countries. The...

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A Flight/Transport Nurse cares for patients in remote areas who can’t get to a hospital or are on their way to the hospital. They must be able to quickly make decisions in emergency situations, where the outcome will quite often be a choice between life and death. These nurses can work for all kinds of employers, ranging from hospitals and medical disaster teams to airlines and individual patients.

There are approximately 1,850 ASTNA members, including members from 12 different countries. The organization is comprised of hospital-based, public service, military and private providers of both emergency and non-emergency patient air and ground transport. It is the nationally recognized professional organization for nurses practicing in the critical care transport industry. The majority of members are employed by transport programs. Affiliate members such as respiratory therapists, paramedics, pilots, aircraft vendors/operators, etc. also belong to the association.

As a member of the Air & Surface Transport Nurses Association (ASTNA), you receive special membership and discount benefits. 

CONTACT
13918 E. Mississippi Avenue, Suite 215, Aurora, CO 80012
Aurora, CO 80012
Phone: 303-344-0457
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