Jackson County reinstates EMS board to review ambulance service

Jackson County reinstates EMS board to review ambulance service

PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - Jackson County supervisors voted Monday morning to reinstate the Emergency Management Service Advisory Board.

Acadian Ambulance currently serves the county, but that company's contract is up at the end of the year. Leaders decided a review board needed to be in place before taking requests for proposals from companies that want to provide ambulance service beginning in 2017.

The board will be made up of representatives from the county, the four cities and Singing River Health with operates the county's two hospitals.

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