Emergency Medical Services

Perry County Emergency Medical Services is a state-certified paramedic provider of advanced life support pre-hospital medical care. Named Indiana’s Paramedic Provider of the Year in 2004, 2006, 2007 and 2010, Perry County EMS provides the county with quality emergency-response care.

Adjacent to and managed by Perry County Memorial Hospital, the department provides around-the-clock paramedic staffing. Subsidized by the county, paramedics are dispatched throughout the area by the Tell City Police Department.

Mike Desai, M.D., serves as medical director. All staff paramedics are National Registry certified and Indiana licensed to perform advanced care for adult and pediatric life support.

In the event of an emergency, call 911.

Perry County Memorial Hospital was founded on the banks of the Ohio River over 60 years ago. The mission of Perry County Memorial Hospital is to provide high quality healthcare and exemplary customer service in the most caring, compassionate, and effective manner.
8885 State Road 237
Tell City
1 (812) 547-7011