Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Manatee County Emergency Medical Services (MCEMS) is the primary 911—emergency response service to Manatee County.  Last fiscal year, our service responded to over 49,000 calls for service.  We operate 20 advanced life support ambulances, a Firefighter Paramedic Program, a Marine Rescue Paramedic Lifeguard Program, and work closely with the  Community Paramedicine Division.


  • (941) 749-3500