Emergency Medical Service
Habersham County Emergency Medical Service is a full Advanced Life Support (ALS) service which provides ALS assessment, treatment, and transportation to the sick and injured residents and sojourners of Habersham County.
The service handles approximately 6,200 emergency and non-emergency transportation calls per year.
The headquarters is located at 111 Habersham Terrace Gardens in Demorest. Substations are maintained at Fire Station 9 in Hollywood, Fire Station 16 on Hwy 17, and the Baldwin Fire Station in Baldwin.
Four med units are staffed 24 hours per day, seven days per week with an additional ALS unit staffed weekdays for 10 hours per day. The service has the capacity to surge to eight med units if needed and has mutual aid agreements with surrounding counties for assistance during disasters.