Emergency Services

Rehab 40 at the scene of a fire

When you need help, Cumberland Goodwill is there. Providing the highest level of emergency care, our EMTs and Paramedics are available to respond to any manner of emergency no matter what time or day it may be. With a fleet of 10 ambulances and many more support vehicles stationed right here in Carlisle, we’re able to deploy the right resources to handle any emergency situation. Cumberland Goodwill is recognized by the PA EMS for Children Program at the “Expert” level.

Our paramedics are equipped with high-tech devices like the Lifepak 15 heart monitor, capable of analyzing and transmitting EKG rhythms to any destination. Each medic also has a portable ventilator on-board for critical patients. Every provider at a minimum has certifications in blood-borne pathogens, hazardous materials awareness, patient privacy practices and more. All staff are equipped with iPads and iPhones to ensure they have access to the latest patient care technologies and resources.  Many of our staff are also teachers of the same emergency skills we practice. Our agency is the only one in Cumberland County to pass the rigorous accreditation requirements of the Commission on the Accreditation of Ambulance Services, meaning you receive care from one of the best agencies in the country.

Two of our modern fleet of ambulances.
Two of our modern fleet of ambulances.

Our professional, courteous, experienced, and skilled employees work 12 hour shifts on a rotating schedule 24/7, 365 days a year. Able crews are always on station ready to provide a high standard of care that is hard to match. We also supply the area with specialty services. This includes bariatric support for any one of our capable ambulances through a mobile “TransSafe” ramp system and specialty stretcher, as well as specialty ambulances with automatic power stretchers. Rehab 40 is capable of setting up shelter, triage, rehydration, and delivering mass casualty supplies to any type of incident. Our two Gators give us the ability to access remote emergencies on any terrain. We are the Carlisle area’s community choice for Emergency Medical Services; We are Cumberland Goodwill EMS.

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