Patient care is our priority
Simon McDonnell
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Comprehensive aero-medical service provider for more than 50 years 

Operating since 1966, The SA Red Cross Air Mercy Service Trust (AMS) has grown into a comprehensive aero-medical service with a unique service delivery model, utilising volunteers, professionals, strong partnerships with the Departments of Health, not-for-profit organisations and the private sector to facilitate access to appropriate healthcare services for both the critically ill or injured persons and those requiring specialist medical expertise, especially from remote rural communities…

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Meet our team

Jared Chetty joined the AMS family in April this year as Financial Manager and has settled in well into his new position.  Some interesting facts about Jared is that he …
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Inter-provincial transfer

Some of the missions flown during the long weekend includes an inter-provincial transfer, airlifting patients involved in a motor vehicle accident (mva) in Colesberg, Free State. The patients were flown …
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Meet our team

Captain Sven Hilland has joined the AMS family two months ago. We trust he has settled well into the operations and wish him all the best with our team.  Here’s …
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National number: 086 11 MERCY / 086 11 63729 
International number:+27 21 935 6900

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