Due to extremely cold conditions, the City is implementing special measures to keep people who are homeless safe. If you see someone who needs shelter, call (215) 232-1984.
In effect: 3:00 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 14 until further notice

COVID-19 vaccine

The vaccine is now available for everyone 5 and older! Get your children vaccinated today. Find a City-run vaccine clinic or partner vaccine clinic to protect yourself and your loved ones. If you have questions about vaccination, call (215) 685-5488.

Philadelphia Regional Office of Emergency Medical Services

Working with the PA Dept. of Health, Bureau of EMS to plan, develop, maintain, expand, and improve EMS throughout Philadelphia County.

Philadelphia Regional Office of Emergency Medical Services

What we do

The Philadelphia Regional Office of Emergency Medical Services (PROEMS) is the “Regional EMS council.” PROEMS is defined by PA Code, Title 28, § 1021.2 as a nonprofit incorporated entity or appropriate equivalent.

PROEMS plans, develops, and maintains emergency medical services (EMS) systems in the city and county of Philadelphia. It represents health professions and organizations involved with EMS in the city.

PROEMS responsibilities include:

  • EMS agency licensing.
  • Ambulance inspection and licensing.
  • Medical Command facility licensing and inspection.
  • Special event reporting.
  • EMS education and certification.
  • Continuing education.
  • Data collection.


7800 Ogontz Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19150
Email proems@phila.gov


Name Job title Phone #
Tanya Amir Contract Coordinator
(215) 685-4217
Donna Lebisly Regional EMS Education Coordinator
(215) 685-4219
Chief Edward Lendvay Regional Director of PROEMS
(215) 685-4216
Kimberly Parrish Support Clerk
(215) 685-4220
Lt. Colleen Teefy Ambulance License and Inspection Coordinator
(215) 685-4218
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