Life Flight

Specialty Services | Life Flight

Life Flight is a 24-hour air medical service of OSF Saint Francis Medical Center.

Life Flight coordinates air medical services by utilizing four helicopters owned and operated by OSF HealthCare.

Responding within minutes, each helicopter brings highly trained medical personnel directly to the patient anytime day or night. Aeromedical transport is provided for all types of patients including critically ill or injured pediatric and neonatal patients and high risk obstetrics.

The Life Flight program is an air medical service performing inter-hospital transfers and transfers of critically injured patients from scenes of emergencies. With more than 2,000 patient air transfers every year, the program is the busiest of its kind in the state.