Flight nurse companion (Air Travel Companion, ATC flight nurse, medical escort) offers increased security through companionship and reduces health risks for travelers.
ATC flight nurses help travelers who are unable to travel alone because they are require assistance for medical reasons:
- Individuals traveling to and from distant medical or rehabilitation centers for care or testing
-passengers who might not have been able to fly if it weren’t for the added medical enhancements.
-elderly people who want to travel and have medical needs and require assistance
What does Flight nurse companion do?
-accompany a traveler door-to-door, from departure to arrival and handover to their family
-constantly assessed the client’s oxygen needs and monitored the supply throughout the flight
-documents all medical notes during the entire assignment
-organizing wheelchair assistance and special seating
-administering medication and providing any other necessary assistance during the flight
-monitor, and offer care, during the travel day and in-flight.
Non-Nursing Job-Medical Writer