Welcome to Grays Harbor EMS

GHEMS Building

The Grays Harbor Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Care Council (GHEMS) is a not-for-profit organization tasked with the responsibility of training and coordinating pre-hospital providers in Grays Harbor and North Pacific counties. We work under the guidance of our Medical Program Director, Dr. Daniel Canfield, D.O. and a volunteer Board and Council whose membership is made up of representatives of Fire Department and Districts, along with Law Enforcement, Emergency Services, Hospitals, and interested citizens. Additionally, Grays Harbor EMS is an American Heart Association Training Center with regular offerings of CPR and First Aid classes to the public and private groups.

Mission Statement

It is the mission of the Grays Harbor Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Care Council to provide leadership in the planning, coordinating and development of emergency health services and injury prevention throughout Grays Harbor and North Pacific counties.

Vision Statement

It is the vision of the Grays Harbor Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Care Council to recognize the challenges of providing emergency health services and injury prevention and proactively meet those challenges throughout Grays Harbor and North Pacific counties.