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 5,000
calls for service each year.