SAAT with an office at the Cóbano Airport offers assisted air and ground support, it has air ambulances, aircraft prepared to care for patients who require specialized critical care.
Welcome to SAAT, your reliable partner in both air and ground emergency medical services.
At SAAT, our mission is to provide quality medical care in critical situations, where every second counts. With a team of highly trained professionals and a fleet of air and ground ambulances equipped with the latest technology, we are committed to ensuring a quick, safe and effective response in times of need.
Whether on the ground or in the air, we are here to offer peace of mind and exceptional medical care when you need it most.
An air ambulance offers a number of crucial advantages in critical medical situations.
Its ability to overcome geographic and traffic obstacles makes it a vital means of transportation for quickly accessing remote or congested areas. This allows for quicker and more specialized medical care, which can make the difference between life and death.
Additionally, air ambulances are equipped with cutting-edge medical technology and highly trained personnel, ensuring intensive care in the air. They also minimize transfer time, reducing the risk of complications for patients.
In short, air ambulances are an invaluable resource for emergency situations, offering speed, access and quality medical care.
The crews are advanced support which allows patients to be transported effectively and have permits from both the Ministry of Health and the General Directorate of Civil Aviation.
- Airbus AS350B2
- Airbus AS350 B3
- Airbus H120
SAAT ground ambulances are truly the backbone of our mission to save lives and provide quality medical care.
They are an example of efficiency and reliability in emergency situations. Our team of drivers and trained medical staff work in perfect harmony within these mobile units, ensuring that patients receive the necessary care at the right time.
Equipped with state-of-the-art medical equipment, our ground ambulances are a testament to our unwavering commitment to the safety and well-being of those who trust us.
DURING AMBULANCE S
SAAT crews are made up of Emergency Medical Technicians, Nurses and Doctors.
With the capacity for high resolution of cases on site, with the possibility of making medical contact with our medical directors and specialist doctors.
The SAAT units have immobilization equipment, cardiac monitors for taking vital signs and electrocardiogram, evacuators (aspirators), suturing equipment, medications and all the supplies necessary for emergency care.
SAAT operation bases assisted air and ground support
SAAT has ambulances in Santa Teresa de Cóbano, Huacas in Santa Cruz de Guanacaste, Sámara, San José, San Carlos and now at Cóbano Airport
The team in charge of coordinating and directing operations has more than 10 years of experience in the area of medical emergencies and aeromedical evacuations.
Additionally, SAAT has crews highly trained in the air transport of critical patients and additional personnel on the ground trained to provide the necessary assistance.
Some services offered by SAAT
- Transfer of patients with incubator
- Search and rescue operations
- Medical escort on commercial flights
- Home consultations with a doctor (nursing – Paramedics)
- Coverage of special events with ambulance
- Coverage of special events with first intervention units
- Coordination of appointments with specialist doctors