Whatcom County Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Whatcom County EMS is a public service organization, a critical link in our county wide Emergency Medical Service System which provides high quality emergency patient care throughout the County.  As a department within Whatcom County government, EMS Administration is responsible for high level administrative functions or actions needed to ensure continued integrated and uniform county-wide EMS service.  Whatcom County EMS strives to use innovative and collaborative strategies to create efficiencies that help to stabilize funding while also providing high quality patient care throughout Whatcom County.



04/24/15 Press Release:  a public hearing for the Division of EMS Assets and Liabilities Agreement is scheduled for Bellingham City Council on 5/4/15.  The Whatcom County Council has scheduled the same agreement for consideration on 5/12/15. 
02/03/15 Chuckanut Health Foundation Grant Award to Whatcom County EMS/Trauma Care Council

10/22/14 40th Anniversary Celebration -Press Release

06/24/14 EMS Transition -Press Release