McDuffie County Departments


McDuffie County Emergency Medical Service is a 24 hour emergency ambulance service that provides emergency pre-hospital advance life support and basic life support transportation to all ages of people within the boundries of McDuffie and Glascock Counties. McDuffie County EMS is based at University Hospital McDuffie with a substation in the town of Dearing.

Dispatching is done through the local 9-1-1 dispatch center that dispatches for all emergencies within the county. All ambulances are ALS equipped. Additional ambulances are staffed as call volume dictates.

Pre-hospital care is given according to the Department of Public Health Division of Health Protection Office of EMS and Trauma "Emergency Medical Services Prehospital Clinical Operating Guidelines." This care is monitored by the EMS Director and EMS Medical Director to promote quality care and Performance Improvement.

Stephen Sewell

Fire Chief
Phone: (706) 595-2045
Fax: (706) 595-2047

1061 Salem Rd. SE,
Thomson, GA 30824

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