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Driven By Compassion, Serving with Excellence

The Sky Nurses Way

Sky Nurses has a vast global network which allows us to expedite your transport with very rapid response time in any situation.

Our in-house team of patient care coordinators must go through our extensive and proprietary training and they are available 24/7 for your medical transport needs.

When you rely on Sky Nurses, you are assured professional and compassionate service every step of the way.

All of Sky Nurses’ medical professionals are highly trained and experienced. A clinician must typically have at least 5 years of experience in a hospital Emergency Room or Intensive Care Unit to work with us as a medical flight clinician.

Because we operate on a global scale, all Sky Nurses’ medical professionals undergo additional trainings to better prepare them to operate with the highest of care and compassion in multi-cultural and multi-national environments.

Mission, Vision & Core Values

John John and Andrew of Sky nurses smile as if to say -Our people are the reason for our Mission Vison & Core Values

At Sky Nurses, our mission, vision, and core values are more than just words – they are the guiding principles that shape every aspect of our company.

With a deep commitment to compassion, excellence, and patient-centered care, we are proud to be the trusted choice for medical transportation services worldwide.

Clients First, Mission Always

Our mission is simple yet powerful: to provide safe, compassionate and affordable medical transportation to patients worldwide.

We strive to be the trusted partner for individuals, hospitals, travel insurance and assistance companies, maritime organizations, government agencies and multinational corporations offering a comprehensive range of services tailored to the unique needs of each patient and client.

Our Vision for Global Excellence

At Sky Nurses, our vision is to be the most respected, trusted, and recognized air medical transport organization in the world. We strive to set the global standard for excellence in medical transport, consistently delivering unparalleled care and service to our patients and clients.

We envision a future where our commitment to safety, compassion, and innovation has made us the undisputed leader in the industry. By continuously investing in our people, technology, and processes, we aim to revolutionize the way medical transportation is perceived and experienced worldwide.

Guiding Principles

Our core values are the foundation upon which we build our culture of excellence and compassion. They guide our every action and decision, ensuring that we always put our patients first and uphold the highest standards of integrity and professionalism.

1. Honesty and Integrity Above All:

We believe in being truthful, transparent, and ethical in all our interactions. We hold ourselves accountable to the highest moral standards, earning the trust of our patients, clients, and partners through our unwavering commitment to honesty and integrity.

2. Dedication to Excellence:

We are passionate about what we do and strive for excellence in every aspect of our work. From the quality of our medical clinicians to the efficiency of our operations, we are dedicated to continuously improving and setting new benchmarks for success in the air medical transport industry.

3. Teamwork and Trust:

We foster a culture of collaboration, mutual respect, and trust among our team members. We believe that by working together, supporting one another, and leveraging our collective expertise, we can achieve extraordinary results and provide the best possible care for our patients.

4. Compassion at Our Core:

Compassion is at the heart of everything we do. We treat our patients, their families, and each other with empathy, kindness, and understanding. We go above and beyond to provide not just medical care, but also emotional support and comfort during challenging times.

5. Commitment to Our Patient and Partners:

We are dedicated to serving our patients and professional partners with the utmost care, respect, and professionalism. We honor our pledge to deliver the highest quality of patient care and to be a reliable, trustworthy partner to the organizations we work with.

LEADERSHIP

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John Naccarelli

As a military veteran dedicated to selfless service and driven by a passion to “make a difference,” John Naccarelli established Sky Nurses, instilling the core values of integrity, dedication, and compassion built over his extensive career. His military background laid the foundation for the patient-first ethos at the heart of Sky Nurses’ mission to provide safe, seamless medical transport with compassionate care.

His vision is for Sky Nurses to set the global gold standard for air medical transport through an uncompromising patient commitment and meticulous execution. Having identified complex planning, sharp attention to detail, flawless execution, and hands-on management as key success factors, Mr. Naccarelli leads Sky Nurses with a commitment to excellence.

Mr. Naccarelli graduated with a B.S. in Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and earned a Master’s in Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.

Tara Rose

Tara Rose, President & Co-Founder of Sky Nurses, brings over 30 years of clinical and managerial excellence to her role as Medical Manager. Tara holds an RN license in several states, including her home state of Florida, as well as a nursing degree.

As medical manager, Tara is the driving force behind innovating and implementing cutting edge policies, Under Tara’s guidance, Sky Nurses has redefined medical travel assistance through a focus on compassionate care. 

Tara championed holistic training programs that develop team members’ technical skills and competencies while cultivating empathy and understanding. This multifaceted approach prepares the Sky Nurses staff to fully support patients, families, and healthcare personnel during transport.

John Brinworth

John Brinkworth joined Sky Nurses in April 2018 as Client Services Manager, bringing a wealth of experience from diverse roles in financial services, healthcare staffing, non-profit coordination, and business ownership.

Since completing his education in business management at St. Petersburg College in Florida in 2003, John has built a career focused on exceptional client service .

Over the years, he has developed deep expertise in navigating the complex waters of medical repatriation for undocumented and uninsured foreign nationals. John’s extensive global network, enables him to efficiently coordinate resources and services across borders.

His unwavering commitment to client well-being, his ability to untangle complicated cases,coupled with his dedication to finding solutions and providing exceptional support has earned him a reputation as a go-to resource in this complex field.

Mary Rivera

Mary Rivera brings over 25 years of experience in business development and start-up operations to the Healthcare Staffing Industry. Her extensive background includes management roles at three major healthcare companies, where she focused on placing registered nurses and allied health professionals. Ms. Rivera’s outstanding relationship- building skills with clients, customers, and team members are widely recognized in the industry, fostering strong connections and collaborations that drive success.

Known for her creative thinking and strategic initiatives, Ms. Rivera excels at identifying areas for improvement within organizations, developing strategies to streamline processes and enhance efficiency. She has a keen eye for recognizing the unique strengths of team members and creating opportunities for them to thrive, ultimately leading to increased productivity and job satisfaction.

Beyond her professional achievements, Mary is dedicated to her community. She is known for her volunteer work, helping families navigate their financial situations and providing guidance and support

Danielle Pilla

Danielle Pilla, VP of Operations at Sky Nurses, graduated from Palm Beach State College with a B.S. in Health Care Management. While working to finance her education, Danielle demonstrated exceptional dedication to her studies, earning both a spot on the Dean’s List and membership in Phi Theta Kappa, an international honor society. Upon graduation, Danielle joined Sky Nurses, applying her healthcare management knowledge to her work.

Over the years, she has grown with Sky Nurses, taking on increasing responsibilities. To further enhance her skills and provide the best solutions for Sky Nurses’ clients, Danielle became a travel agent, mastering the intricacies of planning and pricing transports. As Director of Travel Operations, Ms. Pilla oversees Sky Nurses’ team of Logistics Coordinators, ensuring seamless and efficient transport services for clients and patients.

Danielle’s dedication extends to her community, where she actively volunteers for Toys for Tots events in Palm Beach County, reflecting Sky Nurses’ commitment to exceptional care and support.

Dan Cots, MD, PHD

Primarily serving as an Emergency Room Physician at Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, one of the largest hospitals in Barcelona, Dr. Cots also serves as the Medical Director for Europe and the Middle East at Sky Nurses. His daily involvement in healthcare services, practices, and treatments greatly contributes to the safety and well-being of patients during medical transports, making him a valuable team member at Sky Nurses.

With his extensive experience in emergency medicine and patient transport, Dr. Cots collaborates with air ambulance companies to ensure the safe transportation of patients around the globe. When necessary, he personally completes medical escort cases for patients requiring a higher level of medical attention, ensuring they receive the best possible care.

Dr. Cots graduated from the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona with B.S. Degrees in Biology and Biochemistry and earned a Master in Biomedicine, Molecular Biology, and Biochemistry. His research on gene therapy strategies for treating Parkinson’s disease and Mucopolysaccharidosis Type VII earned him a grant from the European Union and a Doctorate with honors in 2014.

Marcus Welby

Medical Director

Awards, Accreditations &
Professional Organizations

Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems

Recognized as the gold standard for medical escort & transport providers, CAMTS is an independent nonprofit agency which audits and accredits medical transport services worldwide to a set of industry established criteria.

Veteran Owned Small Business

Sky Nurses is a proud Veteran-Owned Small Business (VOSB), carrying on the tradition of service and excellence instilled by our veteran ownership. We bring the values of integrity, discipline, and commitment cultivated through military experience into everything we do.

American Case Management Association

The American Case Management Association (ACMA) sets the standards and promotes best practices in case management. This resonates deeply with our core values, as we continually strive to deliver exceptional care coordination services. As an affiliate member, we demonstrate our unwavering commitment to upholding the highest standards of case management practices.

Better Business Bureau

Our Better Business Bureau (BBB) accreditation is more than just a rating; it is a symbol of our unwavering commitment to ethical business practices, transparency, and exceptional customer service.. We take immense pride in this accomplishment and remain steadfast in our commitment to upholding the highest standards of business excellence

International Travel & Health Insurance Journal Awards

We take great pride in being recognized by the International Travel & Health Insurance Journal (ITIJ)

The ITIJ Awards recognize and honor excellence, innovation and outstanding performance in the global travel and health insurance industry.

Winning this prestigious award showcases our company’s expertise and commitment to delivering exceptional medical escort solutions.

Being selected by independent industry experts, the ITIJ Award solidifies our reputation as a trusted leader in our field. We remain dedicated to upholding the highest standards of care and continuing to raise the bar through our medical escort services.

US Travel Insurance Association

Sky Nurses is a proud active member of the US Travel Insurance Association (USTIA), the leading national trade organization representing the travel insurance industry. Our USTIA membership demonstrates our adherence to rigorous professional standards and best practices within the sector.

The Travel Health Insurance Association

The Travel Health Insurance Association (THIA) is a non-profit trade association that represents the interests of the travel health insurance industry. Our membership in THIA reflects our commitment to clients by adhering to their stringent code of ethics and professional standards aimed at promoting transparency, integrity and consumer protection.

Agency for Health Care Administration

Sky Nurses is licensed by the Agency for Health Care Administration (ACHA). Holding an ACHA license validates our adherence to the stringent regulations and best practices governing clinicians.

This licensing ensures that our clinicians licensing is current & update and they are meeting the requirements of licensing.

Licensed Seller of Travel

As a licensed seller of travel, our ability to swiftly book travel arrangements translates into rapid mobilization, ensuring that your patients, clients or loved ones receive the urgent medical repatriation they need without delays.

Regulated & licensed by the state of Florida, we meet or exceed the highest standards of professionalism, transparency and ethical conduct required by our licensing.

Our in-house staff is available 24/7 to rapidly coordinate and book all medical repatriation travel arrangements.

We hope you never need us but if you do-

When you are in a foreign country, and need a medical escort to get home, Sky Nurses your best solution for speed, efficiency & reliability.

Learn More About Our
Award-Winning Medical Escort Service

Call us today to learn more about how we work with
individuals and companies to provide cost-effective,
high-quality medical transportation services for patients
and travelers requiring health care assistance worldwide.

1-561-666-6417

Toll Free

1-866-611-8434

Office Address

6530 West Rogers Circle
Suite 31
Boca Raton, FL 33487

Assist@Skynurses.com

John Naccarelli

Co-Founder & CEO

As a military veteran dedicated to selfless service and driven by a passion to “make a difference,” John Naccarelli established Sky Nurses, instilling the core values of integrity, dedication, and compassion built over his extensive career. His military background laid the foundation for the patient-first ethos at the heart of Sky Nurses’ mission to provide safe, seamless medical transport with compassionate care.

His vision is for Sky Nurses to set the global gold standard for air medical transport through an uncompromising patient commitment and meticulous execution. Having identified complex planning, sharp attention to detail, flawless execution, and hands-on management as key success factors, Mr. Naccarelli leads Sky Nurses with a commitment to excellence.

Mr. Naccarelli graduated with a B.S. in Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point and earned a Master’s in Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL.

Tara Rose

Co-Founder & President

Tara Rose, President & Co-Founder of Sky Nurses, brings over 30 years of clinical and managerial excellence to her role as Medical Manager. Tara holds an RN license in several states, including her home state of Florida, as well as a nursing degree.

As medical manager, Tara is the driving force behind innovating and implementing cutting edge policies, Under Tara’s guidance, Sky Nurses has redefined medical travel assistance through a focus on compassionate care. 

Tara championed holistic training programs that develop team members’ technical skills and competencies while cultivating empathy and understanding. This multifaceted approach prepares the Sky Nurses staff to fully support patients, families, and healthcare personnel during transport.

Mary Rivera

VP - Business Development

Mary Rivera brings over 25 years of experience in business development and start-up operations to the Healthcare Staffing Industry. Her extensive background includes management roles at three major healthcare companies, where she focused on placing registered nurses and allied health professionals. Ms. Rivera’s outstanding relationship- building skills with clients, customers, and team members are widely recognized in the industry, fostering strong connections and collaborations that drive success.

Known for her creative thinking and strategic initiatives, Ms. Rivera excels at identifying areas for improvement within organizations, developing strategies to streamline processes and enhance efficiency. She has a keen eye for recognizing the unique strengths of team members and creating opportunities for them to thrive, ultimately leading to increased productivity and job satisfaction.Beyond her professional achievements, Mary is dedicated to her community. She is known for her volunteer work, helping families navigate their financial situations and providing guidance and support.

Danielle Pilla

VP - Operations

Danielle Pilla, VP of Operations at Sky Nurses, graduated from Palm Beach State College with a B.S. in Health Care Management. While working to finance her education, Danielle demonstrated exceptional dedication to her studies, earning both a spot on the Dean’s List and membership in Phi Theta Kappa, an international honor society. Upon graduation, Danielle joined Sky Nurses, applying her healthcare management knowledge to her work.

Over the years, she has grown with Sky Nurses, taking on increasing responsibilities. To further enhance her skills and provide the best solutions for Sky Nurses’ clients, Danielle became a travel agent, mastering the intricacies of planning and pricing transports. As Director of Travel Operations, Ms. Pilla oversees Sky Nurses’ team of Logistics Coordinators, ensuring seamless and efficient transport services for clients and patients.Danielle’s dedication extends to her community, where she actively volunteers for Toys for Tots events in Palm Beach County, reflecting Sky Nurses’ commitment to exceptional care and support.

John Brinworth

Director - Foreign National Program

John Brinkworth joined Sky Nurses in April 2018 as Client Services Manager, bringing a wealth of experience from diverse roles in financial services, healthcare staffing, non-profit coordination, and business ownership.

Since completing his education in business management at St. Petersburg College in Florida in 2003, John has built a career focused on exceptional client service .

Over the years, he has developed deep expertise in navigating the complex waters of medical repatriation for undocumented and uninsured foreign nationals. John’s extensive global network, enables him to efficiently coordinate resources and services across borders.His unwavering commitment to client well-being, his ability to untangle complicated cases,coupled with his dedication to finding solutions and providing exceptional support has earned him a reputation as a go-to resource in this complex field.
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Dr. Joseph Hubaykah, MD, FCCP

Medical Director

Dr. Joseph Hubaykah, MD, serves as the Medical Director for Sky Nurses, bringing over 38 years of expertise in Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine.

With a commitment to patient care and safety, Dr. Hubaykah ensures excellence in medical transports. His extensive experience in obstructive lung disease and critical care management makes him a valuable asset at Sky Nurses, where he oversees medical escort cases and collaborates with international air ambulance companies.

Based in Zephyrhills, FL, he is affiliated with Bayfront Health Dade City and AdventHealth Zephyrhills, where he plays a pivotal role in respiratory care and critical care medicine.

Dr. Hubaykah graduated from the American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine in 1986, followed by an internship in Internal Medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital in Baltimore, MD. He completed his fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Saint Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital in New York, NY.

Beyond medicine, Dr. Hubaykah enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, tending to his garden, and engaging in chess. His dedication to both his profession and personal pursuits underscores his holistic approach to life and patient care.