The Bureau licenses all ambulance services in the Commonwealth. Currently, there are over 1,000 licensed ambulance services that operate over 4,000 ambulance vehicles and 33 air ambulances.

Ambulance Services

Ambulance Licensing Manual

Electronic Ambulance License Application

Pennsylvania Licensed Ambulance Services

EMS Incident Self Reporting System


Quick Response Services (QRS)

A QRS is an entity that is recognized by the Department to respond to an emergency and to provide EMS to patients pending the arrival of the pre-hospital personnel of an ambulance service.

QRS Recognition Manual

Electronic QRS Recognition Application

Pennsylvania Recognized QRS Units

EMS Incident Self Reporting System