EMS AGENCIES

       


EMS response in southwest Missouri that operates under the authority of a single EMS Medical Director includes the following EMS services & fire departments:

          

          METRO EMERGENCY TRANSPORT SYSTEM (METS)

          an advanced life support system that services the

          cities of Joplin, Webb City, Carl Junction, Oronogo,

          Duenweg and the surrounding areas

     

          Newton County Ambulance District (NCAD)

          NEWTON COUNTY AMBULANCE DISTRICT (NCAD)

          an advanced life support system servicing Newton

          county and including the cities of Neosho, Seneca,

          Diamond, Granby, Redings Mill & southern Joplin


          

          BARTON COUNTY AMBULANCE DISTRICT (BCAD)

          an advanced life support system covering Barton

          county including the city of Lamar



          JOPLIN FIRE DEPARTMENT (JFD)

          a daily, on-duty strength of 31 members and

          7 administrative personnel manning 6 strategically-located

          stations





The following fire departments operate as fire responders (both as paramedics & EMT's) in a tiered-response system to provide necessary support for EMS.


           WEBB CITY FIRE DEPARTMENT

          REDINGS MILL FIRE DEPARTMENT

          CARL JUNCTION FIRE DEPARTMENT

          NEOSHO FIRE DEPARTMENT                              

Hospitals providing emergency services includes:


MERCY HOSPITAL

Joplin


FREEMAN WEST HOSPITAL

Joplin


FREEMAN NEOSHO HOSPITAL

Neosho


MERCY CARTHAGE HOSPITAL

Carthage


BARTON COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Lamar