In 2014, the Sturgis Ambulance Service was awarded "EMS Week of the Year". Also, our Ambulance Director received one of 6 supervisors to receive the "Patriotic Award" from the ESGR, recognizing her for the outstanding support she gives to our employees who are also National Guard employees. As a result, she got to participate in the annual "Boss Lift" event.
In 2013, the Sturgis Ambulance Service was named 2013 Emergency Medical
Service of the Year at the Annual South Dakota Emergency Medical
Technician Association Conference held in Watertown, South Dakota.
In the 2012, the
service was also awarded the Sue Schuurman's Memorial Award. The annual award is given to an ambulance service that has shown growth
in their special projects, public relations, training and other