GEMS Care Subscription Program

Emergencies Happen

One ambulance transport can cost more than $900. Most insurance providers, including Medicare, expect you to pay 20% or more of the ambulance bill.

Act Now

Join the Gaston County EMS GEMS-CARE program today. When you join our subscription program and need an ambulance transport, your insurance will be billed, but you pay nothing out of pocket after your insurance pays based on your coverage.

Join Today
To join, please visit or fill out GEMS Care Subscription Program (PDF) and mail it with your check payable to:

Gaston County EMS GEMS-CARE P.O. Box 1680 Clemmons, NC 27012

Please call 877-295-5661 if you have questions or need assistance.

Gaston County EMS GEMS-CARE Program

Coverage is optional and may be selected for individuals or for households.

Coverage may be selected for emergency transports only, or for emergency transports and medically necessary non-emergency transports to a hospital.

Enrollment is open year round. Coverage is applicable until the end of the designated calendar year, regardless of when purchased.

We will mail you correspondence to confirm your membership.

Medicaid-covered patients are not eligible for membership.

Coverage is applicable to the closest medically appropriate hospital at the level of coverage selected, and only for covered services by your insurance provider. Please call your insurance carrier for details about your insurance coverage.

Uninsured patients who purchase a subscription program are still responsible for 50% of the ambulance bill.

Annual Subscription Fees

Emergency Only

  • Individual of any age: $55
  • Household of any size: $100
  • Activation Code: Gaston Emergency

Emergency & Medically Necessary Non-Emergency to Hospital

  • Individual of any age: $105
  • Household of any size: $150
  • Activation Code: Gaston MedNec

Pay Online

Please visit to pay online. When prompted, please enter the applicable activation code from above. If you have questions or need assistance signing up, please call 877-295-5661.