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Air Ambulance Central

Will fly patients from anywhere for needed medical services.
Voice: 1-800-843-8418 (24 hr.)
Verified: 2/28/2014

Air Charity Network

Provides referrals to 1200 volunteer pilots who will fly needy patients for medical care.
Voice: 1-877-621-7177
Verified: 2/28/2014

National Patient Travel Center

Information and referral for persons who need cost effective transportation for specialized treatment after an illness or accident.
Voice: 1-800-296-1217 (Mon.-Fri., 9am-5pm EST)
Verified: 2/28/2014

TSA Cares

Assists travelers with disabilities and medical conditions.
Voice: 1-855-787-2227 (questions prior to travel); 1-866-289-9673 (general questions, complaints) Mon.-Fri. 9am-9pm EST (except federal holidays).
Verified: 2/28/2014

American Red Cross

Provides disaster relief, emergency, health, safety and community services.
Voice: 1-800-733-2767
Verified: 2/28/2014

Miracle Flights for Kids

Arranges airplane travel for children and adults with healthcare problems. Need doctors note and 16 days advance notice.
Voice: 1-800-359-1711 (Mon.-Thurs., 7:30am-6pm PST)
Verified: 2/28/2014

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