LifeFlight at UnityPoint Health | Emergency Transport Services
LifeFlight helicopter

LifeFlight Air Ambulance Services 

Since 1979 LifeFlight has been providing quality, rapid air transport for critically-ill and injured patients. The ability to stabilize and transport patients as quickly as possible is critical, which is why LifeFlight and its crew can be instrumental during life-threatening situations. In addition to providing transport from an emergency scene, LifeFlight also transports between hospitals if a patient is in need of specialized medical or surgical treatment.

LifeFlight was the first air ambulance service in central Iowa and since that time has continued to grow and specialize in order to provide the most experienced and specialized care available for our community.


LifeFlight is dedicated to providing the best outcome - every patient, every time. 


To improve the health of our community by transporting critically ill and injured patients by air and ground - utilizing evidence-based care in a safe and collaborative design - and by providing education to our patients, their families and community healthcare partners.


Compassion - We are committed to serving our community and each other with care.
Openness - We are committed to communicating with others in an effective and honest manner.
- We are committed to treating others with dignity.
Excellence - We are committed to exceeding the expectations of our patients, families and the community.