James C. Swartz, President & CEO
Kevin Reynolds, Vice President of Air Clinical Operations
Lynn Lail, Chief Flight Nurse, Southwest Region
Lisa Rovedo, Chief Flight Nurse, Northeast Region
Dr. Robert Simonson, Medical Director
Our Mission and Vision Statements:
Our Mission: To bring help and hope to all who need medical transportation in the communities we serve.
Our Vision: CareFlite will be recognized for the safety and quality of its medical, aviation, and ground services.
Support for Our Crew Members, Staff and Patients – Our Values:
Safety, Quality, Teamwork, Customer Service, Urgency, Fiscal Responsibility
Our Program History:
CareFlite celebrates its 37th anniversary this year as the first joint use air medical program in the nation. As the second air medical program in Texas, and eighth nationwide, CareFlite has transported over 95,000 patients by air since 1979. Today, CareFlite provides air ambulance services by rotor and fixed wing as well as emergent and non-emergent ground transport. CareFlite, a not for profit air and ground service is sponsored by the Baylor Scott & White Healthcare System, JPS Health Network, Methodist Health System, Parkland Hospital, and Texas Health Resources. CareFlite operates (2) Bell 429, (4) Bell 407GX, and (1) King Air C-90.