Emergency Medical Services (EMS Station 19)

EMS Vehicles


Mission:  Hertford County EMS will provide emergency medical care and transport to all citizens within the boundaries of Hertford County.  Our service provides advanced life support care twenty four hours per day, seven days per week.  We also provide ALS and BLS non-emergency transports.  We are dedicated to providing the best possible care to those who need us in their time of emergency.

Hertford County EMS consists of a Director, a Coordinator, a Senior Administrative Assistant, eight full time Advanced EMTs and eight full time EMTs.  We also have twenty-one part-time employees.  Our technicians are required to have NC Advanced EMT or EMT Certification.  They are also required to have twenty-seven hours a year of continuing education to remain on our roster. 

We have four twenty-four hour shifts that consist four technicians.  Our service provides Hertford County with two units twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week.  During inclement weather such as hurricanes, snow events, etc. we stage additional units and staff to cover the county.  Our fleet includes five ALS units/ambulances and two quick response vehicles.  We average three hundred and fifty to four hundred calls a month.  We provide stand-by units for Hertford County Public Schools and Chowan University sporting events, as well as special events including Relay for Life, Watermelon Festival, Heritage Day, etc.  We also provide support to the local fire departments and Emergency Management events when we are available or requested. 

Currently Hertford County has six (6) services franchised to provide non-emergency transports.

  • Ahoskie Ambulance Service, INC. | 252-332-2002
  • Bertie Ambulance Service, INC.  | 252-794-9141
  • MedEx Medical Transport Service, INC. | 252-332-4555
  • White Oak Medical Transport Service, INC. | 252-794-4772
  • Vidant EastCare | 252-847-5299
  • Rural Carolina Ambulance Service, LLC | 252-209-1312

The Hertford County Ambulance Franchise Ordinance can be viewed by clicking the following link: http://www.hertfordcountync.gov/county-departments/EM/EMS/franchiseord.pdf


Hertford County Ambulance Franchise application form


Hertford County Ambulance Service Billing Information:

Hertford County contracts billing through Tarheel Medical Billing/Colleton Billing services. To pay your bill online please click on the previous link or copy/paste the following link into your browser 

https://www.patientnotebook.com/TarheelMB/payment.  Please be aware that you must have your billing statement available to pay online. 

You may also call Colleton Billing at 844-479-3227 or 910-694-3145. 

Customer Survey:

Please take a few minutes to print out and complete the following survey.  It should be mailed to P.O. Box 479, Winton, NC 27986, Attention James Broglin.  Thank You.




Contact Information

James Broglin, EMS Director
Office: (252) 358-7861
Cellular : (252) 642-7599
Facsimile: (252) 358-3420

Tameka Johnson – Senior Administrative Assistant
Office: (252) 358-7861
Facsimile: (252) 358-3420
102 Industrial Park Road
P.O. Box 479
Winton, North Carolina  27986