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Johns Hopkins Lifeline
Location: 1800 Orleans St.
Baltimore, MD 21287
Johns Hopkins Lifeline is a leader in the critical care transport field. Formed in 1992, the hospital-based program was one of the first of its kind in the region.
The Lifeline of Johns Hopkins
Johns Hopkins Lifeline provides advanced life support and critical care services for patients referred to Johns Hopkins-affiliated hospitals in Maryland and Washington, D.C.View additional videos in the Lifeline video library.
In an effort to expedite and streamline patient flow into and throughout the Johns Hopkins Medical System, an integrated delivery system was developed to meet the demands for all types of transportation. Contractual agreements, which support the various types of transportation (ground, rotor wing and fixed wing) demands have been instrumental to the success of the program.
Currently, Lifeline provides or coordinates more than 55,000 transports annually, including in-house, ground and helicopter transports.