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Duke Life Flight extends Duke University Health System’s tertiary services into the referring community.


The mission of Duke Life Flight is to provide the highest level of care to patients, families and communities served by Duke Health through the integration of clinical care, education, and industry leading safety standards in air and ground transport.

Duke Life Flight supports Duke Health by:

  • Deliver specialized care, while facilitating transport for admission
  • Provide emergent and critical care educational programs in the referring community.
  • Support research efforts around improving patient outcome and delivering high quality, innovative care