|Medevac Pacific Services has an agreement
with AustAsia Pacific Health Services to provide medical evacuation
for patients with life threatening injuries or illnesses as
required from countries in the Asia Pacific Regions.
Medevac Pacific Services Limited is the only 100% nationally
owned Medical Assistance unit based in PNG and is a Quality Assured Company (ISO 9001:2000 Certified).
The Medevac team:
Medevac has access to the services of established qualified medical practitioners and every major medical facility in Papua New Guinea. Our team of specialist
aviation physicians are available to accompany patients as well as Sr. Lulu Pwaka,
a qualified nurse with over twenty years extensive experience in the areas of aviation and
intensive care nursing. Sr. Pwaka has done a Hyperbaric Nursing Care Course and a 3 day intensive course for DCI.
24 Hours, 7 days a week access:
Medevac is a service available 24 hours, 7 days a week. Our
medical team along with the coordination team is trained to
deal with all types of emergencies. In PNG Medevac has a fully
equipped ambulance on stand-by for all types of emergencies.
Medevac owns a wide range of critical care equipment to deal
with every situation; with direct access to the only decompression
chamber in PNG. Medevac has 26 back-up air crafts for aero-medical
retrievals, in cases where medical care is required off shore;
our Medic-aircraft is on stand-by to take you immediately.
As well as Papua New Guinea this service also is available
for a wide range of Pacific and Asian countries. At the request
of AustAsia Pacific we can take aircraft to any country within
a compatible radius of Australia, to collect and evacuate
emergency medical cases to any one of AustAsia Pacific’s
operational centres – Cairns, Townsville, Brisbane and
here to go to the PNG Medevac website.