The Borough of Shippensburg is served by Shippensburg Area Emergency Medical Services. This provider is Shippensburg Area EMS . Shippensburg Area EMS is staffed by a combination of paid career and volunteer members.
Shippensburg Area EMS provides emergency and non-emergency ambulance transportation, BLS (Basic Life Support), ALS (Advanced Life Support) and other medical support services. In addition, they provide community education and training which teaches life saving CPR and first aid. They operate a fleet of (6) six ambulances, two paramedics units and two quick response vehicles. Funding is provided through user fees and an annual subscription program. For an annual fee, the subscription covers an ambulance ride for the head of household and any other family members living in the household.