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LifeMed Alaska

We strive to provide the best care for our patients and to maximize continuity of care by improving availability of services and healthcare providers.

In pursuit of this mission, we own and operate LifeMed Alaska to provide safe, high quality, cost-effective, medical transportation.

About LifeMed Alaska

LifeMed Alaska, LLC provides 24/7 critical care air ambulance services throughout Alaska with full-scope transports for adult, pediatric, neonate and high-risk obstetric patients using an advanced fleet of learjets, turboprops, and helicopters. To ensure continuity-of-care to each patient, LifeMed Alaska offers on-demand ground ambulance service from our Anchorage base.

LifeMed Alaska is headquartered in Anchorage with base operations in Anchorage, Bethel, Fairbanks, Palmer and Soldotna.


LifeMed Alaska was formed from the merger of AeroMed International and LifeGuard Alaska on November 1, 2008. AeroMed International was owned and operated by the Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corporation (YKHC) and served the state of Alaska for 11 years, providing fixed wing emergency services. LifeGuard Alaska was owned and operated by Providence Health and Services Alaska (PHSA). LifeGuard Alaska served the community and state for 22 years, providing both helicopter and fixed wing emergency services.

Contact Information

To activate a LifeMed Alaska air ambulance,
please call 800-478-5433

24-Hour Communications Center:

Ground Ambulance Dispatch: