Kitsap EMS and Trauma Care Council

Kitsap County Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Care Council (KCEMS&TCC) is comprised of emergency service provider agencies dedicated to the health and safety of the residents of Kitsap  County.

It is the mission of the Kitsap County Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Care Council to drive excellence in pre-hospital emergency medical care throughout Kitsap County and Washington State.

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It is the mission of the Kitsap County Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Care Council to drive excellence in pre-hospital emergency medical care throughout Kitsap County and Washington State.

Our vision is to be the premiere EMS delivery system in Washington State. We accomplish this through training, education and quality improvement. Our system is monitored from the initial 911 call through the patient’s release from care.

Is to provide the best pre-hospital care for the citizens of Kitsap County

We offer a variety of EMS training. From initial EMT training to continuing education for our current EMS providers.

CPR classes are held by our individual agencies, please look on their website for further information.

Please look at our individual pages for the training you are seeking.

We do not retain transport records of any Kitsap County patient. If you are interested in transport records, please contact the transporting agency.

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Over the age of 12? You are eligible for the COVID vaccination.

How to Get the COVID-19 Vaccine

Steps to Sign Up for a Vaccine Appointment

The COVID-19 vaccine is available to all people 12 years and older.

  • Use our Vaccine Locator to find a vaccine near you.
  • Schedule your appointment and follow any clinic instructions.
  •  Kitsap Public Health District is partnering with the Kitsap County Emergency Operation Center and CHI Franciscan to offer COVID-19 vaccinations to the Kitsap County community in Washington State.

    For more information regarding vaccination site around Kitsap County: https://kphd.timetap.com/#/
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Need help?
  • Call the hotline at 1-833-VAX-HELP (833-829-4357), then press #. Language assistance is available.

Vaccine Locations

October 4, 2021

As of October 4, 77.1% of Washingtonians 12 and older have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 70.7% of people 12 and older are fully vaccinated. This number is higher than the DOH data dashboard because it includes state Immunization Information System (IIS) data, as well as aggregate data from the Department of Defense (DoD) and Veterans Affairs (VA):

5,031,210 people with at least one dose (4,868,327 IIS + 161,676 DoD and VA)
6,529,327 (Population 12 and older, 2020 Office of Financial Management estimates)
4,613,184 people are fully vaccinated (4,462,914 IIS + 148,366 DoD and VA)
6,529,327 (Population 12 and older, 2020 Office of Financial Management estimates)

Registration and Scheduling

September 29, 2021

Who Is Eligible for a COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shot?

Updated Sept. 29, 2021

COVID-19 Vaccine booster shots are available for the following Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine recipients who completed their initial series at least 6 months ago:

Kitsap Public Health Districtis partnering with the Kitsap County Emergency Operation Center and Virginia Mason Franciscan to offer COVID-19 vaccinations to the Kitsap County community in Washington State. 

We are NOT administering booster doses to the general public at this time.

We are administering 3rd doses of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines ONLY to individuals who are moderately to severely immunocompromised.

This includes people who have:

  • Been receiving active cancer treatment for tumors or cancers of the blood
  • Received an organ transplant and are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
  • Received a stem cell transplant within the last 2 years or are taking medicine to suppress the immune system
  • Moderate or severe primary immunodeficiency (such as DiGeorge syndrome, Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome)
  • Advanced or untreated HIV infection
  • Active treatment with high-dose corticosteroids or other drugs that may suppress your immune response

KPHD will only be giving 3rd doses of the SAME vaccine as previously administered, and it must be at least 28 days since the 2nd dose.

Only register for a clinic offering the vaccine you require. Click here for a calendar of our clinics.

***Individuals who received the Johnson & Johnson Vaccine are not approved for additional doses.***

PFIZER IS THE ONLY VACCINE THAT CAN BE GIVEN TO 12-17 YEAR OLDS

Minors Ages 12-15 must be accompanied to the vaccine clinic by an adult (18+) AND bring a copy of our Vaccine Consent Form signed by a parent/guardian OR be accompanied to the vaccine clinic by a parent/guardian who can sign our Vaccine Consent Form onsite

Minors Ages 16-17 must bring in a copy of our Vaccine Consent Form signed by a parent/guardian OR be accompanied to the vaccine clinic by a parent/guardian who can sign our Vaccine Consent Form onsite

REQUIRED FOR ENTRY INTO THE VACCINATION CLINIC:

Current Vaccine Fact Sheets:

COVID-19 vaccination appointments are now widely available in our county. Everyone 12 or older is eligible.

Vaccination support services

Help by phone:

Washington state hotlines:

  • For general questions: 1-800-525-0127, and press #
  • For help getting a vaccine appointment call 833-VAX-HELP or text your zip code to GETVAX (438829) or VACUNA (822862). Language assistance is available.For local help getting a vaccine appointment:
  • Kitsap Public Health District, 360-728-2219 (360-728-2218 for Spanish)Help for visually impaired:
  • Department of Services for the Blind: 360-947-3330Help with transportation to clinics:
  • Call Kitsap Transit, 360-479-7272, 800-422-2877
  • Call Paratransit Services, 800-846-5438Help with language support at clinics:
  • Free language support, including ASL, is available at Kitsap Public Health District Clinics via Telelanguage. Screening forms in Spanish are available. Communications cards at registration check-in desks to help identify language needs.ID information to bring to vaccination sites:
  • A picture ID with your date of birth, if available.
  • Parent or guardian or signed parent consent for minors ages 16-17 (Pfizer vaccine only).Help for 16-17 year-olds:
  • Minors ages 16 and 17 (Pfizer vaccine only) must be accompanied by an adult or bring a signed consent form with them to the clinic: KPHD-MinorVaccineConsentForm.pdf (kitsappublichealth.org).Help accessing your vaccination record:
  • MyIR is a free and secure immunization records system.

Call 1-800-525-0127, then press # for all of Kitsap Counties vaccine locations

October 7, 2021

Due to COVID restrictions, some of our local fire department agencies are currently putting most CPR classes on hold.

If you are in need of a CPR class, please look at our CPR class page or:

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