The Community Service Base of the Year award is presented to the base in the Air Evac Lifeteam system that has shown outstanding community service in its market area.
“The Sedalia base is dedicated to being a part of the communities it serves,” said John Landis, regional director of base operations. “The employees have gone above and beyond to complete American Heart Association, landing zone, and CEU classes in all of their communities. They work with stakeholders and plan events that will truly benefit their communities.”
Air Evac Lifeteam, an air medical service, provides rapid access to definitive health care for those who live in medically underserved areas. Flight crews, consisting of a pilot, flight nurse and flight paramedic, are on duty 24 hours a day, seven days a week to respond to the scene of an emergency, or provide transportation between medical facilities. Air Evac Lifeteam currently operates 114 bases in 15 states. For more information, visit www.lifeteam.net, or like them on Facebook.