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.

Quick Links

Medicare Card Update

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
Thursday, April 18, 2019

The Yankton County Planning and Zoning Office will be open Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019 and Wednesday April 24th, 2019 from 9am-5pm and Friday, April 26th, 2019 from 9am-12pm. Any questions you might have outside of these hours should be directed to the Yankton County Auditor's office on the first floor of the Government Center. Phone number 605-260-4400 ext. 0. Yankton County Auditor's Office Hours are 9:00am-5:00pm Monday-Friday.

Yankton County Road Closures
Wednesday, April 17, 2019

For a map of flood related road closures, go to the Departments Tab at the top of this page and go down to Emergency Management. This map is being updated as roads become open or closed.

Yankton County
Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Tonight Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at the Yankton County Commission Meeting, Yankton County Emergency Manager Paul Scherschligt announced a Burn Ban that goes into effect immediately until further notice.

Press Release: Travel Advisory- Yankton County
Friday, April 5, 2019
Yankton County Highway Department
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Yankton County EMS
Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Yankton County EMS is going to be offering public CPR classes. For a list of dates and times of these classes go to the Yankton Emergency Medical Services page on this website under Departments.

2019 Calendar
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
Highway Department Hours
Sunday, November 25, 2018

We will be in our winter hours starting with Monday, November 26, 2018.
Monday-Friday, 7:00am - 3:00pm

Veteran's Service Office - Drivers Wanted
Thursday, September 27, 2018

Please contact our office if you are interested in driving the DAV van. (605) 260-4400, Ext. 8

Yankton County Emergency Management
Monday, January 1, 2018

You can text YCOEM to 85511 to receive up to date emergency information.

Yankton County Commission Meeting Policy & Form
Thursday, November 23, 2017

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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