That's the question one man is asking after getting stuck paying 20 percent of a big bill. The cost of a medical airlift for his wife didn't concern Jim Findley until the bill landed in his mailbox. “About $25,000 for a 46-mile ride.”
Herein, what is the average cost of a Life Flight?
According to the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) an average cost for one air ambulance flight is between $12,000 and $25,000.
How much does air medical transport cost?
The prices of an average transport for both ground and air are listed below. It will cost you roughly $10,000 to $20,000 for your average trip by air ambulance. A ground ambulance transport will run you from $5,000 to $7,000 per trip, averaging out to about $5 a mile.
How much does it cost to medevac a person?
According to their statistics, the average medical evacuation within North America costs $25,000. From Europe, the cost can reach $50,000. The average cost of a nurse escort is $11,000 within North America and $24,000 from Europe.