New Medium Article Takes a Close Look at BP’s COVID Vaccine Clinic

Wudan Yan, a journalist based out of Seattle, spent a day at the January 29 Bainbridge Prepares’ COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the Senior Center. Her in-depth article on the clinic, including many gorgeous photos by Jovelle Tamayo, was featured in the Medium publication Elemental, which focuses on health and wellness. The article talks about the … More New Medium Article Takes a Close Look at BP’s COVID Vaccine Clinic

Kitsap Sees Decline in COVID-19 Cases but Is Still at Unsafe Level

More than 5,000 people have tested positive in Kitsap for the coronavirus. The total on Bainbridge is 244. Although those numbers may seem high, we are seeing a drop in the number of weekly new Kitsap cases, down from a high of 397 cases the week ending January 9 to 144 the last week of … More Kitsap Sees Decline in COVID-19 Cases but Is Still at Unsafe Level

DOH Allocates No New Vaccine Doses to Kitsap This Week

Bainbridge Prepares has been working with Bainbridge Island Community Pharmacy (BICP) and the Bainbridge Island Fire Department to distribute COVID-19 vaccines to the eligible population segments in Phase 1A and 1B.1. However, this week, the week of January 31 through February 6, the Washington State Department of Health did not supply any more doses of the … More DOH Allocates No New Vaccine Doses to Kitsap This Week

Wellness Team Publishes Stress-Relief Tool for Frontline Workers

The Bainbridge Prepares Wellness Team has just released a new publication to help frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic and, in fact, during any large-scale emergency. The publication details ten strategies for stress relief. For each strategy, the team has listed exercises and specific practices. For example, the second strategy—Practice Mindfulness as Relaxation—is accompanied by … More Wellness Team Publishes Stress-Relief Tool for Frontline Workers

BP and Partners Request Bump in Vaccines from State

In light of a shortage of COVID-19 vaccines on Bainbridge to serve the quantity of eligible citizens, Bainbridge Prepares, the City of Bainbridge Island (COBI), the Bainbridge Island Fire Department (BIFD), Bainbridge Island Community Pharmacy (BICP), and the Kitsap Public Health District (KPHD) are submitting a formal request to the Washington State Department of Health … More BP and Partners Request Bump in Vaccines from State