Contact Airlift Northwest

Contact Airlift Northwest, the Pacific Northwest's Premier Air Medical Transport Service

If you’re looking to request Airlift Northwest air ambulance services, enroll in our membership or contact customer service, please see the contact information below.

If you're looking to contact UW Medicine regarding patient care services at our network of hospitals and clinics, please visit our UW Medicine Contact Us page.

24-Hour CommCenter

For referring healthcare professionals to request a transport, call 206.329.2569 or 800.426.2430.

To report compliance concerns related to conflicts of interest, patient privacy, ethics and noncompliance with applicable compliance policies and federal or state laws and regulations, you may call the UW Medicine Compliance Hotline at 866.964.7744 or email


6505 Perimeter Road South, Suite 200 
Seattle, WA 98108

Learn more about our new mobile and desktop app that activates us with the touch of a button: 206.521.1599.

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Airlift Northwest Membership

​​​​​To enroll or renew your membership, call 888.835.1599, email

Business office

Phone: 206.521.1599
Fax: 206.521.1612

Patient financial services

Toll-free: 866.245.4373
Fax: 206.521.1612

Alaska office

8433 Livingston Way​​
Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: 907.790.4944
Fax: 907.790.4989


Airlift Northwest is committed to clinical excellence and provides ongoing training for EMS teams, fire departments, hospitals and clinics in our region.  To learn more about training in your area, to request instruction for your organization, or for any sponsorship or aircraft requests, please contact:

Director of Business Development and Strategy
Steve LeMay 
CELL: 469.358.6540
OFFICE: 206.965.1943

Western Washington 
Jim Richardson 
CELL: 970.456.5498

Central Washington
Linette Gahringer 
CELL: 509.670.7439

Steve LeMay
CELL: 469.358.6540
OFFICE: 206.965.1943

Click Here for an Outreach Education Request.

Clinical Education

Click Here for an Outreach Education Request.

Education Manager 
Matt Plourde
OFFICE: 206.597.9101

Media Relations, Advertising and Marketing

Steve LeMay 
CELL: 469.358.6540

Operations Team

Chief Flight Nurse

Brenda Nelson
Fax: 206.521.1612

Assistant Chief Flight Nurse 

Mikaela Hagberg

Pediatric Assistant Chief Flight Nurse

LT Arnold

Director of Operations 

Kyle Danielson 

Assistant Director of Operations - Alaska

Elise Blasco

Assistant Director of Operations - Eastern Washington

Jess Hopson

Assistant Director of Operations - Western Washington

Colleen Records

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Jeff Richey, Executive Director, Airlift NW
Richard B. Utarnachitt, M.D.​, Medical Director
Brenda Nelson, Chief Flight Nurse
Cindy McFeely, Director of Finance

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