EMS and Emergency Services


Michael Crater

EMS Director
Contact Us
(828) 894-3067


EMS has primary responsibility to deliver emergency pre-hospital advanced life support and transportation to the citizens and visitors to the county. Conducts educational programming and training. 


Contact Information

EMS and Emergency Services
340 Hospital Dr
PO Box 308
Columbus NC 28722 
8:30-5:00 Mon-Fri
365 day 24 hour a day coverage
(828) 894-3067

If you have a billing question, please send an email to emsbilling@polknc.org

You can also pay your bill online by clicking here

Career Information                                                                                                                                                                        

Paramedic - (5 Openings) - EMS