Welcome To CAL-ORE

A Proud Member of California Association of Air Medical Services
"committed to providing the highest standard of patient care while maintaining safe, efficient flight operations"


Cal-AAMS is built on the idea that representation from a variety of medical transport services and businesses
can be brought together to share information, collectively resolve problems and provide leadership in the medical transport community.


Established in 2018, the California Association of Air Medical Services is a chapter of AAMS, the Association of Air Medical Services, an international association which serves providers of air and surface medical transport systems.


To provide a forum for the providers involved with the air medical industry. Our goal is to promote the highest level of industry safety and commitment to delivering excellence in clinical care while transporting the critically ill or injured.


AAMS represents a unified voice for the entire air medical and critical care medical transport community. Through common effort, we will improve the health outcomes of the populations we serve.

Air Medical


“Experience and Dedication You Can Depend On”



Started in 1998, Cal-Ore Life Flight, an award winning leader in medical transportation provides safe, caring and dependable ground and air transportation medical emergencies—24 hours a day, seven days a week. Cal-Ore’s professional staff consists of more than 60 highly trained and experienced individuals, dedicated to serving patients with the utmost care and safety. Their six aircraft transport patients to destinations throughout California, Oregon and other bordering states as authorized by the sending physician. Eight late-model ALS ambulances respond to more than three thousand 911 calls annually. Since inception, Cal-Ore has responded to more than 50,000 air and ground ambulance calls.

With air ambulance bases in Crescent City, Eureka, and Arcata, California; and ground ambulance bases in Brookings and Gold Beach, Oregon, Cal-Ore Life Flight serves the isolated North Coast of California in a manner that ONLY a local program can. They focus on building relationships with hospital and pre-hospital providers and embedding themselves into the communities they serve.

In 2011, REACH Air Medical Services and Cal-Ore Life Flight announced the merger of their two privately-held companies, creating the most comprehensive network of medical air and ground transportation in the Western United States.


To Contact Us


For more on our program, please contact us directly.

Contact Info

Contact:Dan Brattaint
        CEO CAL-ORE and
        FAA Director of

Phone:  541. 469.7911

Address: 311 Cove Rd,
       Brookings, OR 97415

Email:   info@cal-ore.com

Website: www.cal-ore.com

Careers: Job Postings

Training: Unique To CAL-ORE

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