Fannin County Emergency Medical Services is zoned to cover the entire 360 square miles of Fannin County with its 21,000 full time residents. To do this, three fully staffed ambulances have been stationed in the cities of McCaysville, Blue Ridge and Morganton.
Each ambulance contains a paramedic and an Emergency Medical Technician who provide 24/7 coverage. In addition, there are two reserve ambulances and five first responder rescue vehicles at various fire stations. Fannin County EMS handles about 3,400 calls each year including E911 responses and inter-hospital transfers. EMS also provides training classes in first response and CPR. Their mission is to provide the best quality care for the citizens of Fannin County.
Fannin County Emergency Medical Services
Director: Robert Graham
Deputy Director: Darrell Payne