EMS & Ambulance


Emergency Medical Services in Northern Michigan

Wherever you are in northern Michigan, medical first responders, emergency medical technicians, paramedics, and ambulance services (including basic life and advanced life support providers), are standing by ready to respond to your emergency.

Emergency Medical Service providers and their agencies work together to provide our region with quick, quality emergency care. Their work dramatically improves the survival and recovery rate of those who experience sudden illness or injury, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

A call to 911 will bring a rapid response from professionals who have been trained to help in any emergency situation. EMS professionals in northern Michigan also help keep people safe by providing medical support for special events, such as community festivals, car seat inspections, and sporting events.  

Mobile Medical Response (MMR)

MMR and North Flight EMS partner to enhance region’s emergency response

New agreement merges operations to strengthen emergency services and patient transport.

Munson Healthcare and Mobile Medical Response, Inc. (MMR) announces they will enter into an equity partnership agreement to provide greater ground emergency medical services (EMS) to communities across northern Michigan. To read more click here.

If air ambulance services are required, MMR works with North Flight Aero Med to provide appropriate, timely care.

North Flight Aero Med

Munson Healthcare and Corewell Health teamed up to bring the power of critical care in the air to northern Michigan. Based in Traverse City, Mich., a North Flight Aero Med team can be airborne within minutes and transport a patient from an emergency scene or transfer them between medical facilities.

Helicopter is available for scene response and inter-facility transports, while fixed-wing aircraft is available for long distance inter-facility transfers.

Our Team

North Flight Aero Med teams include pilots, registered nurses, and flight paramedics who specialize in transporting and treating critically ill and injured patients. All team members are certified in advanced trauma, cardiac, neonatal and pediatric critical care.

Fully Accredited

The joint venture partners of North Flight Aero Med have been accredited for critical care air transportation by the Commission on the Accreditation of Medical Transport System (CAMTS). This means the highest standards in both the medical and aviation industries have been met. Want to take a First Aid or CPR class?

Knowing basic first aid and CPR is essential for parents, teachers, day care providers, and others who have responsibility for another person’s well-being. We offer outstanding classes that will prepare you to provide life-saving care if needed.