RICKEY MATHIS, DIRECTOR TELEHPONE: 706-896-2228 OR 706-781-9653 (CELL)
Towns County EMS has two stations. EMS East located: 1505 State Highway 76 Hiawassee, GA Telephone: 706-435-0509 Fax: 706-435-0510
EMS West located: 1500 Jack Dayton Circle Young Harris, Ga. Telephone: 706-896-6254 706-896-1069
Towns County EMS runs approximately 2,000 calls per year providing coverage for the county and also transfers for Chatuge Regional Hospital.
The Staff is composed of EMT’s and Paramedics. Staffing consist of one ambulance staffed at each station, and supervisor vehicle at the West station. Each station has an extra ambulance fully equipped and ready to respond if needed making a total of four ambulances. An all-terrain vehicle is available for off road response and rescue. Also, a multi-casualty trailer capable of treating and stabilizing 75 trauma patients is available as well as a shelter trailer capable of equipping a 50 person shelter.