Tuesday, July 16, 2019



State Medical Assistance Team
In 2001 the State of North Carolina began developing Statewide Medical Assistance Teams (SMAT) in 2004 Henderson County was one of 28 counties selected to receive a Type III SMAT team.  These teams were formed to provide a rapid victim decontamination and mass casualty medical management service at the local, regional, or state level to assist with disaster management.