Departments

Emergency Medical Services

Phone: (605)668-9033
Fax: (605)668-0585
Address: 805 Capitol Street, Yankton SD 57078

Emergency Medical Services

The Emergency Medical Services Office is located in the EMS building at 805 Capitol Street.

Yankton County Emergency Medical Services (YCEMS) is dedicated and proud to serve the residence and visitors to Yankton County. YCEMS a paramedic level, advanced life support, ambulance with one on duty crew and one back up crew; which are both staffed with at least one paramedic 24 hours a day. YCEMS provides emergency (911) ambulance service to all the communities within Yankton County; including South Yankton. We also provide ALS intercepts for surrounding communities and non-emergency interfaculty transfers. Our staff is made up of dedicated paid volunteers and full time staff members. YCEMS is assisted by Emergency Medical First Responders from Gayville, Lesterville Fire and Rescue, Volin, Irene, Lake Area First Responders & Yankton County Search and Rescue; which provide valuable medical assessment and treatment prior to the ambulance arrival.

YCEMS also provide a number of EMS/Ambulance Public Relation Standbys and education; such as, CPR, First Aid, First Responder, & EMT Courses.

Upcoming Events

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CPR Classes:

CPR Classes

Cost for the CPR classes is as follows:

Heartsaver CPR: $40 per student

Healthcare Provider CPR: $40 per student

Heartsaver CPR & First Aid: $50 per student

Staff

Steve Hawkins

Ambulance Administrator (605) 668-9033 Send an Email

Brenda

Billing Clerk Send an Email

Announcements

Yankton County
Friday, February 21, 2020

The Yankton County Commission is hosting an informational meeting to discuss issues affecting our rural townships and also to outline the procedures and financial aspects for township secession from Yankton County.

The meeting is scheduled for Saturday February 29, 2020, at 10:00 a.m. in the County Government Center. All are encouraged to attend.

Yankton County Ambulance Task Force
Tuesday, February 18, 2020

The next Yankton County Ambulance Task Force meeting will be held on Monday, March 2, 2020 in the Yankton County Commission Meeting Room. The public is welcome to attend.

Yankton County Road Closures
Friday, December 13, 2019

For a map of the current closed roads in Yankton County due to the recent flooding Click Here.

Yankton County Highway Department
Monday, December 9, 2019

The Yankton County Highway Department asks the cooperation of all rural residents living along Yankton County Roads and Unorganized Township Roads to remove their electric fences from the Yankton County Right-of-Way and not to push the snow from your farmyard and/or driveways onto the Yankton County Right-of-Way. For more information please CLICK HERE.

Yankton County Highway Department
Monday, December 2, 2019

We will be in our winter hours starting with Monday, December 2, 2019. Monday-Friday, 6:45am - 3:00pm

Yankton County Conservation District
Friday, November 22, 2019

The Yankton County Conservation District Would like to present their Fall/Winter Newsletter/Order Form! To read the newsletter/order form CLICK HERE!

Main Phone:
605.260.4400

Address:
321 West 3rd Street, Suite 100 Yankton, SD 57078

Office Hours:
9:00am - 5:00pm CST, Monday-Friday
Closed on Holidays, Saturdays, & Sunday

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