Marquette - Alger County EMS Medical Control Authority 

The Marquette and Alger County EMS Marquette County Medical Control Authority represents all EMS agencies in Marquette and Alger Counties, including UP Health System - Marquette, UP Health System - Bell, and Munising Memorial. We are accountable to all laws and regulations set forth by the Michigan Department of Community Health EMS Section.

Marquette Alger County EMS Medical Control Authority  If you have a medical emergency in Marquette or Alger County, Michigan: dial 911. 

The National Incident Management System (NIMS) is required to be utilized by all individuals who will have an active role in an emergency response per Presidential Directives.  To obtain training, please go to the FEMA Independent Studies website.   

Join us for the - 
38th Annual UPEMS Educational Conference
September 26-29, 2019
​The Northern Center located on the NMU Campus

Click here to view the registration and brochure of the 38th annual EMS Educational Conference.


For medical control protocols, call 906.449.1560, or you can contact Katrina L. Rushford at 906.449.1561, or You can also reach her by fax at 906.225.7729.

More important links: 
 Critical Incident Stress Management
 Standing Committees
 MCA - Staff
 Region 8

 Watch MDOT's latest video: click here. 

The state laws and public acts concerning emergency medical services:
► Michigan Public Act 368 of 1978 as amended
► Michigan EMS Administrative Rules

For more information, contact Katrina Rushford at, or call 906.449.1561.