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 healthy environment.

Covid 19 (Coronavirus) Information Page

If you have questions or concerns regarding COVID-19, please contact the Emergency Operation Center (EOC) at 509-933-8315.
We are asking the public to call the EOC.Our front desk staff will continue to provide required Kittitas County Public Health Department services — all COVID-19 concerns will only be handled in the EOC.


Construction is not Considered Essential during the Stay-At-Home Health Order

Most construction is not considered essential and personnel in the construction field should stay at...

Kittitas County COVID-19 Count Remains at Six

Kittitas County has six cases of COVID-19 as of March 25th, 2020. The information on the Washington...

Vacation Rentals and Homes in Violation of Stay-at-Home Health Order

Under the stay-at-home health order from March 24 to April 3rd, property owners of vacation rentals ...

Kittitas County Health Order Effective Today

The Kittitas County Health Order requiring residents of Kittitas County to stay at home is effective...

Kittitas County has Additional Positive COVID-19 Patient

The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) was notified of a fifth patient who tested posi...

Kittitas County Press Conference to Address COVID-19 Health Order

Kittitas County will host a press conference today March 23, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. outside of the Kitti...

Health Order Requires Central Washington University to Implement Measures to Curtail the Spread of COVID-19

The Kittitas County Public Health Department (KCPHD) has implemented a health order requiring Centra...

In Person Services Temporarily Closed at the Kittitas County Public Health Department

In an effort to respond to concerns regarding COVID-19, the Kittitas County Public Health Department...

Notice of request for qualifications from providers interested and capable of delivering Employment and Day Program Services to individuals with developmental disabilities consistent with the requirements and criteria contained herein.

Kittitas County hereby seeks Requests for Qualifications from providers interested and capable of de...



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

Tristen Lamb

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

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Office Hours

Open Monday - Friday
9 AM to 5 PM
Courthouse closures