Institution: Oil and Gas Firm

Country: Nigeria

Staff Strength: >2500

Type of Ailment: Skin tumours

A four month old baby, covered as a dependent under one of our corporate packages at an oil and gas firm. Baby was said to have developed swellings on the skin, was lethargic and irritable. He was been managed in a hospital in the South of Nigeria but needed further evaluation.

We contacted our partner hospital in South Africa and they confirmed their readiness to receive the baby.  Our team of flight physicians specialised in paediatric intensive care accompanied the patient with both parents in our air ambulance aircraft.

We covered the cost of evacuation, hospitalisation and accommodation for the period they stayed

About Flying Doctors Nigeria Air Ambulance

The Flying Doctors Nigeria Air Ambulance is one of Africa’s leading air ambulance firms; concentrating on West and Central Africa. We have air ambulance planes and helicopters that provide services globally.

We also retail our medevac cover product which ensures that for a small yearly fee, you can access medical air ambulance evacuation and hospitalisation anywhere in the world; providing you and your family with peace of mind and security.

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