PUBLIC NOTICE: The Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems will conduct an accreditation site visit of: Tampa General Hospital Aeromed on March 18 & 19, 2019.
The purpose of the site visit will be to evaluate the program’s compliance with nationally established medical transport standards. The site visit results will be used to determine whether, and the conditions under which accreditation should be awarded to the program.
CAMTS accreditation standards deal with issues of patient care and safety of the transport environment. Anyone believing that he or she has pertinent or valid information about such matters may request a public information interview with the CAMTS site surveyors at the time of the site visit. Information presented at the interview will be carefully evaluated for relevance to the accreditation process. Requests for public information interviews must be made in writing and sent to CAMTS no later than 10 business days before the site survey begins. The request should also indicate the nature of the information to be provided during the interview. Such request should be addressed to:
Office of the Executive Director
Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems
P.O. Box 130
Sandy Springs, SC 29677
The Commission will acknowledge such written requests in writing or by telephone and will inform the program of the request for an interview. The Commission will, in turn, notify the interviewee of the date, time and place of the meeting.
This notice is posted in accordance with CAMTS requirements and shall not be removed until the site visit is completed.
Date Posted: February 13, 2019
Tampa General Hospital transports critically ill or injured patients from 23 surrounding counties aboard our five aeromedical helicopters* that are equipped with the most advanced life support equipment. Our helicopters are based in Hillsborough, Highlands, Polk and Charlotte Counties. Tampa General Hospital has earned recognition from the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS).
The Aeromed Regional Transport Program is committed to providing the safest, most appropriate and highest quality critical care and transport to our patients and customers. Vision Statement The Aeromed Regional Transport Program is devoted to setting the standard of excellence for air medical transport. Core Values
- Culture of safety
- Customer service
- Professional Excellence
- Integrity and Respect
- Evidence-based, advanced critical care and pre-hospital care