Public Health

Mission: To protect and promote the health and the environment of the people of Kittitas County.

Vision: All Kittitas County residents have the freedom and ability to pursue healthy lives in a healthyservices/ environment.

Vaccination Information and Scheduling

First Step: Determine Eligibility

Washington State is no longer requiring PhaseFinder eligibility confirmation and no additional documentation will be requested, however you MUST still be eligible per the current phase to sign up for a vaccine appointment.

Second Step: Make an appointment

If you would like to receive email notifications of updates, vaccine supply, and newly opened appointment times in Kittitas County, please join our Notification List (formerly the waitlist).

Join the Notification List

If all appointment times are full, and you would like to be on call to receive a last minute dose due to cancellations, please join our Standby List. You must be able to be at the Ellensburg clinic in 20 to 60 minutes from notification.

Join the Standby List

For information on COVID-19, please visit:

If you have questions or concerns about your health,
please contact your healthcare provider.


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Main Office
Kittitas County Public Health
507 N Nanum St Suite 102
Ellensburg, WA 98926
509-962-7581 fax
Map and office location
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Health Officer
Dr. Mark Larson

Public Health Director
Tristen Lamb

Public Information Officer
Kasey Knutson

Management Team
Candi Blackford, Chief Administrator
Chelsey Loeffers, Health Promotion Supervisor
Jesse Cox, Environmental Health Supervisor

see our contact list

Office Hours

Open Monday - Friday
9 AM to 5 PM
Courthouse closures