The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Department provides advanced life support (ALS) ambulance service on a county-wide basis including the municipalities. The county has four EMS stations located throughout the county operating 24/7 with two paramedics/EMTs per shift/station. The department has four ambulances and two reserve ambulances and performs emergency transport to area hospital facilities. Non-emergency transport is provided by private companies. EMS billing is performed by a private billing company under a contractual basis. This department also assists and receives assistance from neighboring counties with their EMS needs through mutual aid agreements.


Headquarters & Station #1
9907 SR 116, P.O. Box 286, Hamilton, GA 31811

EMS Station #2
3435 Mountain Hill Road, Fortson, GA 31808

EMS Station #3
547 O’Neil Drive, Waverly Hall, GA 31831

EMS Station #4
301 E. Chipley Street, Pine Mountain, GA 31822

Office Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

James Carver, Director

Department Stats
Full-Time Employees: 28
Part-Time Employees: 20
FY 2017-18 Budget: $2,632,208