Provide information / referrals regarding special medical needs
CPR classes for individuals - $10/person plus an additional $25 for the certification card, 3rd Wednesday of every other month (January, March, May, September, and November; no summer months). Private group classes are available and can be arranged by calling 360-473-5380.
Health Care providers requiring CPR training may call CHI Franciscan Harrison Medical Center, Department of Clinical Education at 360-744-6765, contact by email or visit their website for more information.
The Bremerton Fire Department also offers group and specialized CPR classes (CPR-A.E.D., infant / child CPR and Health Care Provider CPR) for a charge. If your business or organization would like a CPR class, either at your site or at the fire station, please contact Sarah Tassano, Bremerton Fire Department, at 360-473-5390.
Learn CPR is a free public service supported by the University of Washington School of Medicine. It facilitates learning the basics of CPR and includes free mobile training applications for the iPhone and Android phones. The site will be updated soon to include the new American Heart Association (AHA) guidelines.
Notice of Privacy Practices
As an essential part of our commitment to you, Bremerton Fire Department maintains the privacy of certain confidential health care information about you, known as Protected Health Information (PHI). We are required by law to protect your health care information and to provide you a Notice of Privacy Practices (PDF).
The notice outlines our legal duties and privacy practices with respect to your PHI. It not only describes our privacy practices and your legal rights but lets you know, among other things, how Bremerton Fire Department is permitted to use and disclose PHI about you, how you can access and copy that information, how you may request amendment of that information, and how you may request restrictions on our use and disclosure of PHI.
Bremerton Fire Department is also required to abide by the terms of this version of this notice currently in effect. In most situations we may use this information as described in this Notice without your permission, but there are some situations where we may use it only after we obtain your written authorization, if we are required by law to do so.
We respect your privacy, and treat all health care information about our patients with care under strict policies of confidentiality that all of our staff are committed to following at all times.