Cherokee EMS to Cease Ambulance Operations
Monday, September 3rd, 2018- 9:00 a.m.
Cherokee EMS will cease ambulance operations as of September 30th after an impasse with Floyd Medical EMS as to who will have jurisdiction in Cherokee County.
According to a notice, there have been negotiations with Floyd trying to reach an agreement for Cherokee EMS to continue providing ambulance services in Cherokee County; however, the statement said negotiations have broken down and they are currently at an impasse.
Floyd Medical recently expanded into the community.
The Cherokee EMS statement said they have been honored to provide Ambulance/EMS Services for Cherokee County for 18 years.