The Division of EMS is responsible for answering any calls for medical aid within the 68 square miles of Upper Township. It is staffed 24/7/365 by at least two Emergency Medical Technicians and up to five in the summer. The Division of EMS is funded by Upper Township and employs six full time EMT's and 26 part time EMT's. In addition the township has purchased two ambulance for Division of EMS use. The Division of EMS shares its quarters with the Upper Township Rescue Squad. The Rescue Squad, which is strictly volunteer, is a backup to the Division of EMS should additional ambulances or assets be needed.