News & Resources

04.25.2019 Global Medical Response Announces Organizational Change

Company aligns air, ground, membership and fire operations.

04.05.2019 REACH Unveils New Base in California

REACH, a Global Medical Response solution, announces the opening of a new emergency air medical transport base in Victorville, California, which will provide emergency transport services on a 24/7...

04.03.2019 Air Medical Group Holdings Signs Purchase Agreement to Acquire Seven Bar Aviation, LLC

Air Medical Group Holdings (AMGH), a leading air medical transport company, has signed a purchase agreement to acquire Seven Bar Aviation, LLC (SBA).

04.03.2019 New Medevac Chopper Blessed

The ceremony was for REACH Air Medical Services and its helicopter, which began its official medevac work as new subcontractors for American Medical Response last week.

04.01.2019 New Helicopter Medevac to Service Maui County

A new Emergency Medical Services helicopter will soon provide 911 service for Maui, Molokaʻi and Lānaʻi. The helicopter will be dedicated on Tuesday, April 2, at the Maui Memorial Medical Center...

03.28.2019 Like Drivers, AMR INDYCAR Safety Team Must Learn New Tracks

The AMR INDYCAR Safety Team spent weeks planning its operations, learning the intricacies of the circuit and going over countless scenarios to ensure a safe INDYCAR classic weekend.

03.22.2019 Valley Med Flight Earns Successive NAAMTA Accreditation

Following an independent, external evaluation of administrative documentation, medical practices, and facilities, Valley Med Flight is being awarded accreditation for their fixed- and rotor-wing...

03.21.2019 A Global Medical Response with a Local Solution

Air medical transport relies on helicopters, from the H125 to twin-engine aircraft, to bring critically ill or injured people to intensive-care facilities.

03.01.2019 American Medical Response and REACH Air Medical Services Help with Emergency County Ambulance Transition

American Medical Response (AMR) and REACH Air Medical Services announced today that the companies have successfully helped transition emergency ambulance services.

02.20.2019 Air Evac Team Visits SCKMC ER Staff

Several SCKMC emergency room workers recently had an up close and personal look at a life flight helicopter. 

02.15.2019 Fighting Opioids from the Frontline

AMR Regional Director Chris Stawasz was recognized for his leadership in coordinating the emergency medical services response to the opioid crisis in the state – and underscored the...

02.11.2019 Patients of Air Ambulance Services Need Coverage When it Counts

While many private insurers do right by their clients and cover air medical transportation at a fair rate, many pay far below the cost of the services by claiming the transport wasn’t...

02.07.2019 A Fighting Chance

Air Evac Lifeteam crew takes charge when their pilot suffers a medical emergency.

02.01.2019 Rural Metro Announces Free AirMed Benefit for Subscribers

Rural Metro Fire is proud to announce their partnership with AirMed. AirMed, a 24/7/365 Medical Air Transport company, focuses on fixed wing aircraft transportation from hospital to hospital...

01.28.2019 NAEMSP® Welcomes New Leadership

David K. Tan, MD, EMT-T, FAAEM, FAEMS, is the new president of the association. Tan is also the medical director of AMR/Abbott EMS and medical director of the Clayton Fire Department. 

01.22.2019 Global Medical Response Joins IMSA as Newest Corporate Partner

Partnership with industry leader expands IMSA’s medical support and incident response.

12.13.2018 Airbus Signs Orders for Six EMS Helicopters

REACH Air Medical Services will add three H125s and two H130s to its current fleet. 

10.25.2018 REACH Air Medical Services to acquire five new Airbus helicopters

REACH Air Medical Services will boost its life saving capabilities with the addition of five Airbus helicopters.

10.16.2018 AMGH Responds to AMR Request for Hurricane Michael EMS Deployment

AMGH companies are sending caregivers and rotor wing air assets to assist under AMR’s contract with FEMA.

10.14.2018 AMR Activates National Command Center and Deploys Emergency Response Teams for Catastrophic Hurricane Michael

AMR and network providers are deploying crews and medical transportation ground assets to assist affected communities.

09.12.2018 AMR Activates National Command Center and Deploys Emergency Response Teams for Hurricane Florence

AMR, its sister companies at AMGH and network providers are deploying crews and medical transportation ground and air assets to assist affected communities.

08.30.2018 Stormont Vail Health Finalizing Sale of Life Star

Stormont Vail Health is finalizing the sale of Life Star, the organization’s air transport service for trauma and other emergency patients, to Med-Trans Corporation (Med-Trans).

06.29.2018 REACH Air Medical Services Opens Napa Base

The new Napa base will accelerate services already available in neighboring Sonoma, Mendocino and Lake counties. The new base will operate year-round.

03.23.2018 Questions for Air Medical Group Holdings CEO Fred Buttrell

Aviation Week – March 23, 2018 AMGH CEO Fred Buttrell provides an overview of AMGH operations.

03.14.2018 AMGH and AMR Complete Transaction and Combine Under New Parent Company Global Medical Response

Greenwood Village, CO, and Lewisville, TX – Air Medical Group Holdings (AMGH), a KKR portfolio company, and American Medical Response (AMR) today announced the completion of a previously...