Midwest AeroCare

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Midwest AeroCare

  • Headquarters Location: Denton, TX
  • Operating Authority: Med-Trans Corporation (Private Service)
  • Base Locations (KS): Chanute and Pittsburg
  • Base Locations (MO): Joplin
  • Service Type: Advanced Life Support
  • Clinical Services Provider (Flight Nurses and Paramedics): Med-Trans Corporation
  • Aviation Services Provider (Pilots and Mechanics): Med-Trans Corporation
  • Coverage area: See "Overview" section
  • Number of Aircraft: 2 in Kansas and 1 in Missouri
  • Dispatch Provider: Med-Trans Communications Center (located in Denton, TX)
  • Official Website: Midwest AeroCare Website

Overview

Midwest AeroCare is an air ambulance service that is headquartered in Denton,TX. They cover 2 states and operate with a fleet of 3 helicopters. Midwest AeroCare flies critically ill/injured patients from scenes and smaller rural medical facilities to larger tertiary care hospitals. Response area is generally within a 100-mile radius of each base.

Midwest AeroCare is owned and operated by the Med-Trans Corporation, a subsidiary of Air Medical Group Holdings, LLC (AMGH).

Bases and Aircraft (Kansas)

Midwest Aerocare 2

Midwest AeroCare 2 is a 2013 Airbus/Eurocopter AS350B2 helicopter (N922EM) that is based at Atkinson Municipal Airport in Pittsburg, KS.

Midwest AeroCare 3

Midwest AeroCare 3 is a 2004 Airbus/Eurocopter AS350B2 helicopter (N916EM) that is based at Chanute Martin Johnson Airport in Chanute, KS.

Bases and Aircraft (Missouri)

Midwest AeroCare 1

Midwest AeroCare 1 is a 2014 Airbus AS350B2 helicopter (N921EM) that is based at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin, MO.

Dispatch, Radio System, and Frequency Information for this agency

Kansas Operations

Midwest AeroCare uses secure satellite communications and the Kansas Statewide P25 digital system for dispatch and flight operations.

Midwest AeroCare Talkgroups (KSICS P25 System)

Talkgroup User Talkgroup ID Voice Description
EagleMed/Midwest AeroCare Primary Dispatch 670 P25
EagleMed/Midwest AeroCare Secondary Dispatch 674 P25
EagleMed/Midwest AeroCare Flight Operations-1 671 P25
EagleMed/Midwest AeroCare Flight Operations-2 672 P25

Missouri Operations

Midwest AeroCare 1 uses secure satellite communications and the following frequencies for dispatch and flight operations:

Conventional Frequencies

User Frequency Tone Type Voice Description
Midwest AeroCare 1 Dispatch (Joplin, MO) 159.840 DCS 205 Conventional Analog