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Decatur County, Georgia
P.O. Box 726
Bainbridge, Georgia 39818
Phone: 1-229-248-3030
Fax: 1-229-246-2062

Email us: leslie@decaturcountyga.gov

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Decatur EMS

"Where Compassion Meets Action"

Phone: 229-246-2867
Emergency Phone: 911

Decatur Emergency Medical Services

Decatur EMS provides 6 Advanced Life Support (ALS) Units 24 hours per day 7 days per week in order to the serve the citizens of Decatur County. DEMS responds to Emergency 911 calls as well as emergency and non-emergency interfacility transfers. DEMS also provides medical coverage for sports and community events. DEMS operates 3 Shifts with each having a Shift Supervisor. Each shift works a 24 hour shift beginning at 8:00 am and ending at 8:00 am the following day. DEMS Personnel are all certified EMTs and Paramedics.Decatur County EMS Ambulance


DCEMS Ambulances
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Mission Statement

The mission of Decatur Emergency Medical Service is to provide emergency and non-emergency 911 ambulance response, evaluation, treatment and transport to the citizen of Decatur County and it's visitors 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by providing Georgia certified and knowledgeable Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics. Treating all who call without regards to sex, race, religion, national origin, or their ability to pay. Serving our customers with care, compassion, dignity, and respect all the while being good stewards of Decatur County taxpayer's money while performing efficiently as possible.



Pictured above is "A" Shift, from left, front row, Amanda Cloud, David Carter, Captain A-Shift, and Terry Reffitt ; second row, Chris Clinton, PT Paramedic, James Earp and Joshua Martin.


Pictured above is "B" Shift, from left, front row, JoAnn Joiner, Monty Bullock, Captain A-Shift, and Kristen Drexler; second row, Mark Hall, Tori Read and David Grubbs.


Pictured above is "C" Shift, from left to right, Dennis Perkins, PT Paramedic, Nadine Brown, Captain C-Shift, LaDonna Anderson, Michelle Bruss, Jesse Griffin, and Chris Wynn, PT Paramedic. Not Pictured: Bryan Cox.


Chris Wynn, Paramedic

Dennis Perkins, Paramedic

Ferken Williams, Paramedic

Kerrie Salter, Paramedic

Chris Clinton, Paramedic

Tyler Pollock, EMT

Employees 23
- 20 Paramedics
- 3   EMT-Intermediates

# Calls in  2012 4020

- 3 ALS Units 24 hrs/day

Call Type Classification
- 54% Cardiac/Medical
- 22% Auto Accidents/Trauma
- 24% Non-Emergency Transfers/Others

Call "Action-Taken" Classification
- 65% Treated and Transported
- 19% No Transport Required/Requested
- 16% Cancelled/Other

EMS Org Chart

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The Board of Commissioners meet twice a month, the second Tuesday at 9 a.m. and on the fourth Tuesday at 7 p.m.

The next meeting of the Decatur County Board of Commissioners is Tuesday, April  14, 2015 at 9:00 AM in the Administration Building.


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