The MedEvac Foundation International has joined with Air and Surface Transport Nurses Association (ASTNA) and the International Association of Flight and Critical Care Paramedics (IAFCCP) to combine our commitment towards our Taking Care of Our Own initiative.

Together, we developed an educational safety event that will address post-traumatic stress and the support available to the Critical Care Services.

Multiple educational Taking Care of Our Own events will take place nationally.

Registration is now open for all events

Event Schedule:

Date City and State Host Program
June 14, 2019             (First Stop) Columbus, OH MedFlight Ohio           Flyer
Ohio Association of Critical Care Transport is participating
June 19, 2019 Sacramento, CA REACH Air Medical Services
August 20, 2019 Portland, OR LifeFlight Network
September 9, 2019 Fort Worth, TX Cook Children’s Teddy Bear Transport
September 24, 2019 St. Louis, MO Wings of Hope
Air Evac Lifeteam is participating
October 12, 2019 Charlotte, NC North Carolina Air Medical Association

Click here to register and Click here for sponsorship opportunities to support the 2019 Taking Care of Our Own National Tours

Invitees include: regional air medical providers, critical care ground providers and first responders.

Achieving or exceeding our event fund-raising goal of $200,000 will provide significant dollars to support planned research pertaining to safety and patient care. Current projects under review include the following:

  • A Study of Risk Assessment Practices
  • Pediatric Patient Safety Transport Improvement Study
  • Expanding Scholarship and Grant opportunities to IAFCCP and ASTNA members

 Thanks to our 2019 Taking Care of Our Own Sponsors! 

              Bronze Sponsors