Mountain Medical Response Team

The Mountain Medical Response Team (MMRT) is the department’s specialty team. MMRT operates as the medical support for the professional all volunteer Grand County Search and Rescue Team. The MMRT provides an array of special services in a rural mountain community including:
  • Bike Team
  • Special Event Coverage
  • Tactical Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
  • Wildland Fire Medical Response Team
Mission Statement
The MMRT will provide trained personnel and equipment for emergency patient care and transport in a situation or location not accessible by ambulance and will perform other special operations as directed

The main goal of MMRT is to perform the medical component of a backcountry rescue. We have specialized gear, equipment, and training that will help us assist local search and rescue operations. Some of the areas of training include, but not limited to: 
  • Avalanche Awareness
  • HAZMAT Operations
  • Snowmobile / ATV Operations
  • Wildland Firefighting