Flight for Life

Flight for Life imageWhen seriously ill or injured patients need to be quickly transported—from a trauma site or another medical facility—Flight For Life is the answer.

Equipped with two helicopters and staffed with specially trained health care professionals, Flight For Life is the link between ill or injured people and the resources they need for optimal medical care.

Based at Crites field in Waukesha, Flight For Life maintains a helipad and hangar facility atop Froedtert Hospital. These facilities allows for refueling, training and other operations at Froedtert, the primary destination for most Flight For Life trauma patients.

Flight For Life is on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. To learn more about this valuable service, visit www.flightforlife.org.


For trauma care:

  • 414-805-3666
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Only adult Level I Trauma Center in eastern Wisconsin

Froedtert Hospital 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

Trauma care also at: Community Memorial Hospital, Level III Trauma Center