Providing Paramedic and Ambulance Services to Cherokee County
For Emergency Dial
59 Hiwassee St.
Murphy, NC 28906
(828) 837-7352 ext. 4
Cherokee County Annex Building, Murphy
(828) 837-7352 ext. 5
Beside Health Department, Andrews
(828) 837-7352 ext. 6
Beside the Fire station in Hiwassee Dam
Cherokee County EMS operates an advanced service at the Paramedic level. Our service has three stations. Station 1 is located in the County Annex building in Murphy. Station 2 is located next door to the Health Department in Andrews. Station 3 is located beside the Fire Station in Hiwassee Dam. We have two Medics at each station and two on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Cherokee County EMS works under Medical Control at Murphy Medical Center, Emergency Department. Dr Michael Manning is our medical director.
EMS shall provide expedient, quality care while maintaining a courteous and caring attitude toward each patient. EMS employees shall be professional at all times. It is our goal to treat each patient as if he or she was a family member. In any situation, quality and caring patient care is our number one priority.
RSI Update & capnography - September 10 or 17 (9am to 1 pm)
Emergency Vehicle Driving & N 95 Fit testing - October 8 or 10 (9am to 5pm)
12 lead and STEMI protocol - November 12 or 19 (9am to 1pm)
HIPAA & Blood borne Pathogens - December 10 or 17 (9am to 1pm)
Emergency Medical Services Director
(828) 837-7352 ext. 1
E M S Management Consultants
EMS Billing Agent
Murphy Medical Center