Mayfield Air Evac Open House Today
By WestKyStar Staff
MAYFIELD, KY - The Mayfield Air Evac Lifeteam crew invites the public to attend an open house celebration at 11 am today. The base, which officially opened in April, is located at 1113 Medical Center Drive, adjacent to Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield.
Guests will be treated to refreshments, and tours of the red, white and blue Air Evac helicopter. Congressman Ed Whitfield of Kentucky’s First Congressional District is also scheduled to attend
“This is our way of thanking everyone in the community for their support,” said Mark Harrison, Program Director in charge of operations at the base. “Air Evac Lifeteam is proud to serve the Mayfield area, and we want the citizens to know how appreciative we are for being welcomed with open arms.”
Air Evac Lifeteam, an air ambulance service that provides emergency health care and rapid medical transport to rural communities throughout the central United States, provides on-the-scene medical care, rapid transport to medical facilities and critical care inter-facility transfers.
The company also offers a membership program, and for an annual fee of $50 for an individual, $55 for a couple and $60 for a household, members have no out-of-pocket expenses if flown in a life-threatening medical emergency by Air Evac Lifeteam. The company currently operates 104 air ambulance bases in 15 states.
For more information about the open house, call 270-251-8667. For information about Air Evac Lifeteam services, call 1-800-793-0010 or visit www.lifeteam.net.