Penn Yan Area Ambulance Corps Inc., was founded by Bob Flynn in 1972. Based in Penn Yan, New York, the organization serves the greater Penn Yan area through Basic and Advanced Life support. PYAVAC also provides mutual aid to Dundee, Middlesex and other surrounding areas as needed. PYAVAC’s fleet is made up of three modular ambulances. 45 active volunteers along with staff leased EMT's, keep PYAVAC in operation 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
PYAVAC is complimented with ALS providers through Medic 55. Medic 55 is a Finger Lakes Health, based organization that provides additional life saving measures to the residents of Yates County.
PYAVAC respondeds to roughly 1,600 calls a year. PYAVAC serves the community through calls which are mostly emergency in nature, as well as stand-by situations at community and sporting events, as requested. PYAVAC also offers inter facility transports from Soldiers and Sailors for patients needing a higher level of care.