The Mayes Emergency Service trust Authority is the
ambulance provider for Mayes County, Oklahoma.  M.E.S.T.A.
was officially incorporated on January 21, 1986 by a group of
citizens that wished to improve pre-hospital emergency
healthcare for the citizens of Mayes County.  Currently, the
ambulance trust has eleven board members that are appointed
by Mayes County Commissioners and by the governing bodies
of the towns of Mayes County.  M.E.S.T.A. also has an
Executive Director that oversees the management of the
ambulance service.  Since 1986, the service has grown to over
50 employees that handle over 4,000 calls for service each year.