Columbia Quick Response Service



2015 Dispatches
Jan 199
Feb 188
Mar 200
Apr 176
May 215
Jun 221
Jul 209
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 1408

2015 Unit Statistics
QRS-8
QRS-8-2
QRS-8-3
QRS-800
EC-8

2015 Cardiac Arrests
Jan 2
Feb 2
Mar 5
Apr 6
May 1
Jun 1
Jul 5
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Total 22

Years Past In Review
2014 2151
2013 1944
2012 2048
2011 1932
2010 1817
2009 1673
2008 1231
2007 1413
2006 1649
2005 1365
2004 1147
2003 639

Particpating Member

Pennsylvania Yellow Dot Program
 
Pennsylvania Yellow Dot Program

Welcome to the Columbia Quick Response Service Inc.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Columbia Quick Response Service, Inc. is to provide Columbia Borough and surrounding Communities in which we serve, with compassionate care in a time of need. Our pre-hospital service is trusted by our residents and must always be maintained at the highest level of standards.   This is an organization comprised of dedicated and competent caregivers listening and communicating the needs of our patients. Our existence is not just to respond to the calls of the sick and injured, but to have involvement in the community, and to implement programs that will benefit and enhance well-being and quality of life.

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L-R: Chief Seibert, Captain Peters, EMT Poole, & Lt. Cramer.
L-R: Chief Seibert, Captain Peters, EMT Poole, & Lt. Cramer.

UNIT MEMBERS ATTEND THE FUNERAL SERVICE OF FF WOODY WOODWARD

Webmaster, May 27

Today Unit Members attended Funeral Services of Firefighter Woody Woodward of Rohrerstown FD. FF Woodward fought a courageous battle with cancer, Rest In Peace brother. It was an Hinor to have been there!... (Full Story & Photos)

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COLUMBIA & WRIGHTSVILLE MEMORIAL DAY PARADES

Webmaster, May 25

Sunday & Monday afternoon unit members attended the Columbia Borough & Wrightsville Borough Memorial Day Parades & enjoyed some more grilled food at the station. All in all over 500 man hours & 38 runs were logged for the weekend, the Columbia QRS has been staffed with no less than 6 EMT's all weekend long!!

"We're There...Because We Care!!"... (Full Story & Photos)

Columbia Parade
Columbia Parade

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EMS WEEK COOKOUT AT THE STATION

Webmaster, May 23

Saturday afternoon/evening Department Officers hosted a cookout at the station with nearly 20 members in attendance to wrap up National EMS Week, we were also joined by on duty members from Susquehanna Valley EMS & Columbia Borough Police.

Sunday afternoon unit members attended the Columbia Borough Memorial Day Parade & enjoyed some more grilled food at the station. All in all over 500 man hours ... (Full Story & Photos)

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BUSY MORNING FOLLOWED UP W/ 5K STAND-BY & BREAKFAST

Webmaster, May 23

This morning crews have been kept busy handling 9 responses before 10am. Also during that time crews handled a 5k race Stand-By on the Route 462 Bridge for the Susquehanna Valley Chamber of Commerce & Visitors Center. Now crews are eating breakfast & completing house chores before our Department cookout this afternoon.... (Full Story & Photos)

EMT's Poole, Paris, Hollingsworth & Captain Peters.
EMT's Poole, Paris, Hollingsworth & Captain Peters.

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SHOW & TELL AT THE COLUMBIA LIBRARY

Webmaster, May 22

This afternoon the Columbia QRS visited the Columbia Library, along with children from the Park Elementary School. Our Volunteers were invited to show the children over the rigs and equipment to talk about safe summer practices & EMS Week. A great time was had by all and special thank you to Lisa and the staff of Park Elementary for the invitation! ... (Full Story & Photos)

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OUR LADY OF THE ANGELS LAPS FOR LEARNING EVENT

Webmaster, May 21

Continuing with EMS Week activities this morning the Columbia QRS Volunteers are at Our Lady of the Angels School participating in their annual Laps For Learning event & EMS Week. Children of all ages and grades are touring the rigs and checking out our equipment all while discussing summer safety practices.... (Full Story & Photos)

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OFFICERS ATTEND EMS MANAGERS BREAKFAST

Webmaster, May 20

This morning a few of the Department Leaders from the CQRS traveled to New Cumberland to attend the EMS Managers Breakfast sponsored by the Emergency Health Services Federation for EMS Week. A great time was had by all and it was a great opportunity to sit back, relax, & catch up with multiple other dignitaries from a crossed our region.
... (Full Story & Photos)

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NATIONAL EMS WEEK 2015

Webmaster, May 17

Today is the start of National EMS Week. First Proclaimed by President Ford, National EMS Week is an opportunity to recognize the hard work and dedication of our EMT's & Paramedic's. The Columbia QRS responds to over 2,100 events every year, while at the same time maintaining the highest standards for patient care & professionalism. Take a moment to say "thank you" and show your appreciation to an ... (Full Story & Photos)

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The Columbia Quick Response Service, Inc. is approved by the Federal Internal Revenue Service as a 501 C (3) Non Profit Organizaiton all donations are tax deductible.  All officers and members are 100% volunteer and do not receive any compensation.  The official registration and financial information of the Columbia QRS, Inc. may be obtained from the Pennsylvania Department of State by calling toll free within Pennsylvania 1-800-732-0999. Registration does not imply endorsement.


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336 North 7th Street
P.O. Box 30
Columbia, PA. 17512-0030

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