Here you will find all of the latest news from our department.

Time management tips for public safetyTuesday August 9th, 2022

Make a to-do list to help you stay on-task and prevents assignments from being overlooked
Read More

Make EMS Week a year round celebrationThursday May 12th, 2022

Instead of relegating celebration to a single week in May, consider how to recognize the accomplishments of EMS providers and organizations all year long
Read More

How to recommend new EMS equipment for your agencyFriday April 22nd, 2022

Everyone likes new equipment, but before you run to your boss to make your case, ask yourself these questions
Read More

Timeless pain management tipsFriday January 14th, 2022

All EMS providers can still learn something about patient care and pain management from their mother
Read More

Fireworks safety and injury preventionThursday July 1st, 2021

Share these fireworks injury prevention tips with your community to promote safe celebration
Read More

9 fall prevention tips for EMS providers to share with friends, family, and patientsMonday May 17th, 2021

Injury prevention, especially of geriatric falls, is an important responsibility for EMS providers
Read More

How to auscultate a patient's blood pressureTuesday May 4th, 2021

Learn and follow these steps to accurately auscultate blood pressure quickly and easily
Read More

5 ways to protect your ambulance from theftFriday March 12th, 2021

Prevent your ambulance from being stolen and potentially causing harm to the thief or others
Read More

Membership OpeningsFriday February 19th, 2021

Yorkshire Volunteer Fire Department will be holding Membership drives in the near future. Please watch for the flyers in the mail and consider joining. Spots are limited due to COVID policies in place but we would love for you to join us in helping keep the community safe!

Image of
Warm EMS equipment for a warm patientMonday February 1st, 2021

When assessing and treating patients in a cold environment, do these simple things to help prevent heat loss and improve heat retention
Read More