AMREF Flying Doctor leads the way in Air Rescue in Africa. AMREF Flying Doctor was the first non-European, non-US air rescue provider to receive coveted accreditation from the European Aeromedical Institute – EURAMI.
EURAMI is one of only two organisations in the world that officially assess standards of service provided by air ambulance organisations. After a thorough on-site audit, the reviewers of the EURAMI board approved the level of “Full Accreditation – Special Care to AMREF Flying Doctor. This is the highest level available, confirming the proven capabilities of AMREF Flying Doctor in air transportation of special high-risk patients at high standards. AMREF Flying Doctors accreditation provides evidence that international standards can be achieved on a worldwide level, and adequate medical care in the air rescue field is not restricted to only first world countries. AMREF Flying Doctor demonstrates the ability to operate under difficult circumstances at high standards.
“EURAMI is an organisation of air medical professionals and operators in and outside Europe. It seeks to harmonise quality standards to improve patient care in air medical transport worldwide.
With up to 1000evacuations annually, 10 percent of which are charitable, AMREF Flying Doctor continues to pave the way for quality patient care in Africa.