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 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 Emergency Management
Monday, December 9, 2019

The Yankton County Department of Emergency Management would like to inform you that if your Furnace, Well or Septic System was impacted by this years disaster between September 9-26, 2019, FEMA may be able to help you! For more information CLICK HERE.

Yankton County
Monday, December 2, 2019

The Yankton County Board of Commissioners is seeking volunteers to serve on the 2020 Ambulance Task Force. Meetings will begin in January 2020 and run through March 2020. If interested in serving, contact the Yankton County Auditor's Office at (605) 260-4400 ext. 0 or email Patty Hojem at patty@co.yankton.sd.us. Those willing to volunteer should do so by Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 5 pm.

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!

Yankton County Highway Department
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
2019 Calendar
Tuesday, January 1, 2019
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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