Founded in 1982, Metro Life Flight is a critical care transport service provider. It offers transportation services for critically ill patients from referring locations to more than 65 hospitals in Ohio. The company also transports victims from accident scenes. As a hospital-based program, Metro Life Flight maintains a fleet of helicopters, jets and ground mobile intensive care units. The company employs flight physician and nurses who provide life-saving care services. It is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems. Metro Life Flight has received an Air Medical Safety Award from the Association of Air Medical Services. The company is a part of The MetroHealth System, which offers rehabilitative, medical care and nursing assistance services.