Public Health

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Public health promotes and protects the health of people and the communities where they live, learn, work and play.

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 healthy environment.


Tell us What Our Community Needs to Improve the Health of our Residents

Please complete the 2022 Kittitas County Community Health Survey and tell us what you think our comm...

Kittitas County Public Health’s Office Hours are Changing

The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) is changing office hours as of October 1, 2022....


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

Public Health Director
Chelsey Loeffers

Public Information Officer
Kasey Knutson

Management Team
Candi Blackford, Chief Administrator
Audelia Martinez, Health Promotion Supervisor
Jesse Cox, Environmental Health Supervisor
Kate Johnson, Communicable Disease Supervisor

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Office Hours

Open Monday - Friday
9 AM to 5 PM
Courthouse closures