Ambulance Services

Kentucky offers the following license types for Emergency Medical Services Agencies.

Statutes and Regulations

Classification

Description

Care Level

I Provide Emergency and Non-Emergency Transportation ALS or BLS
II Provide Non-Emergency Transport BLS
III Provide Critical Care, Emergency, or Non-Emergency Tranporation between Health Care Facilites ALS
IV Provide Emergency and Non-Emergency Transportation for restricted locations such as industrial sites and other sites that do not provide services outside a designated site ALS or BLS
VI Provide Medical First Response without Patient Transport ALS
VII Rotor Wing Emergency or Non-Emergency Transportation ALS
VII Fixed Wing Emergency or Non-Emergency Transportation ALS or BLS

EMS in Kentucky is regulated by two different levels of law.