Jennifer Fletcher-Kelley brings medical care to rural Midwest and South through role at Air Evac


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Jennifer Fletcher-Kelley knows what it’s like to have one decision make the difference between life or death. She’s started IVs, used defibrillators and performed life-saving procedures at patients’ bedsides while thousands of feet in the air.

The College of Nursing alumna’s career took her soaring through the sky as a flight nurse before landing her current position as vice president of patient care services for Air Evac Lifeteam, a company that offers emergency medical care to the Midwest and South via helicopter.

Fletcher-Kelley oversees a department of 26 employees who are responsible for patient safety, clinical quality, nurse and paramedic training and meeting accreditation standards. Read more ..