Our History

Protect you and your loved ones today by ensuring that your household has a paid membership. Your paid membership will protect you as it takes the place of non-covered medically necessary expenses that your insurance may require you to pay

Shawn Hartsock


Beth Eiselman


​Connie McGill


Heather Franzoni


 Kathy Eichelberger


Robert VanScyoc


William Klusman


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Have you ever been interested in walking in our shoes... Even just for a day? Check out our Ride Along Program .

Always accepting applications for EMT-B, Advanced EMT, Paramedics, and Students

Shippensburg Area EMS is an organization that's mission statement is to provide the highest quality cost effective health care and training available to the citizens of the greater Shippensburg Area. Please take the time to complete our patient satisfaction survey & read what our patients are saying

What our patients are saying

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Shippensburg Area Emergency Medical Services traces its roots back to 1931, and is currently over 75 members strong. Dedicated members that are made up of Emergency Medical Technicians, Advanced Emergency Medical Technicians, Paramedics, Emergency Medical Responders, and Students. Shippensburg Area EMS responds to over 4000 service calls a year and covers over 250 square miles. We continue to be dedicated to bringing the highest regional emergency medical care to you and your loved ones.


Training Center

Shippensburg Area EMS Hosting "Beyond The Call" 

5K Run/Walk

~ A Race To Raise Awareness About What First Responders Experience Beyond The Call ~

Saturday Oct 5, 2019

                                        **Please Help Us Reach Our Goal & Support The New Ambulance To Service Your Community**

Donations Towards Ambulance Replacement Can Be Mailed To:

Shippensburg Area EMS

Attn: Capital Campaign
711 E Orange Street 
Shippensburg, PA 17257

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Dear Friend,
When you or a family member are ill or injured, where do you turn?
If you’re like most in our community, you call Shippensburg Area EMS.
Because you know you will receive absolute top-notch medical care.
And you also know that you’ll be treated like a real person by dedicated, compassionate health professionals in a warm and caring environment.
Your contributions have helped make Shippensburg Area EMS the leading regional health care provider that it is. We are so grateful to you for helping to create and support our committed team of caregivers.
You are helping our caregivers touch the lives of thousands – whether patients are facing an urgent need, a devastating disease or seeking to improve their quality of life.
We are your community based EMS. We exist to serve you and your loved ones – to provide hope, healing and recovery.
Your gift is extremely important because it offers immediate resources that are directed to current needs in your community 
A gift to support your new ambulance will make an immediate impact on urgently needed health services to our community. 
Our officers, paramedics and EMTs – everyone here who works to serve you join me in thanking you for your generous partnership and support. 
Please support the new ambulance to service your community. We are almost there. Your ambulance service is committed to staying at the cutting edge of medical care – for you, for your loved ones, for every person in the community. Please help to make this possible with your contribution.
Your donation is helping to make our community healthier. Right here. Right now.

Shawn Hartsock, Chief.

Stop The Bleed & Community CPR Training Offered

Email: training@sa-ems.org

For More Information

  • Ride Along Program
  • Committed Standbys
  • Fireground Rehab Support Services
  • On Site Billing/Billing Support

On Site Billing Hours

M T TH    5 am to 3 pm     Lunch 11-12
Weds 7 am to 5 pm         Lunch 12-1
Friday OFF

Hours Subject To Change

our services

  • Ambulance Club Subscription
  • CPR/AED/ First Aid Training
  • Free Blood Pressure Screenings
  • Community PR Safety Programs & Events

Meet Our Management Team


More Than A Job...
A Calling

Come Support Your Local EMS & Fire Dept

Doors Open @ 5
Games Begin @ 7

33 West Orange St
Shippensburg PA 17257

Shippensburg Area EMS Highlights...

Southampton Township-Cumberland County supervisors recognized the first responders that handled a head-on motor vehicle accident that resulted in dual entrapment. The auto accident occurred at the intersection the of Newville Road and Ott Road back on April 22nd. With the tremendous teamwork of all the different agencies that responded to this incident and effectively made successful rescue efforts to the patients involved. Thank you to Southampton Township-Cumberland County and our local municipalities that continue to strongly support public safety & our EMS crews.

To our crews involved, the management team could not be any more proud to work alongside the best EMS providers in the region


Shippensburg Area EMS receives American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline EMS Gold Plus Recognition Award

Shippensburg Area EMS Ambulance Replacement Drive