What We Do
The critical care transport team at Children's Hospital & Medical Center is available 24 hours a day to provide state-of-the-art care and transportation to pediatric patients ranging from extreme prematurity through adolescence. We are the only team in Nebraska specializing in the stabilization and care of neonatal and pediatric patients. Transportation is available by a dedicated ambulance, helicopter, or fixed-wing plane, allowing us to provide extended coverage to patients throughout the region to any higher level of care.
Each Children's transport is staffed by a team consisting of neonatal nurse practitioners, critical care nurses, and paramedics who are specifically trained and certified in the care and transportation of critically ill and injured children and neonates. We bring the expertise of Children’s Hospital & Medical Center to you.
- Ground Services are provided by Children’s Hospital & Medical Center.
- Fixed wing aircraft is operated by Air Methods Corporation, a FAA Part 135 certificate holder.
- Rotor-wing aircraft is operated by Air Methods Corporation, a FAA Part 135 certificate holder.
The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems is proud to announce that Children’s Hospital Pediatric & Neonatal Transport,a critical care ground, rotor wing, and fixed wing transport service, was awarded accreditation on April 9, 2016. Children’s Pediatric & Neonatal Critical Care Transport provides highly skilled nurse/paramedic/and NNP teams to care for pediatric and neonatal patients. Children’s Hospital & Medical Center Omaha operates and maintains the fleet of ground ambulances. Air Methods Corporation operates and maintains the fleet of 2 EC130 helicopters and 1 Pilatus PC 12 fixed wing.