Bainbridge Island Medical Reserve Corps

Your community needs your help

In the event of a public health emergency or disaster Bainbridge Island may be isolated from the rest of the county for a prolonged period of time. Bainbridge Island Medical Reserve Corps (BIMRC) is a reserve volunteer group that could be called upon to help provide medical and wellness care for our fellow islanders should the need arise. ​​If you are a licensed healthcare worker living or working on Bainbridge Island you are eligible to join the BIMRC. The BIMRC will offer members of the Bainbridge healthcare community who are interested in volunteering during an disaster or other emergency the opportunity to: ​

  • Learn how to better prepare for a disaster (both personally and professionally)
  • Give back to the community as a volunteer during a disaster or public health emergency
  • Gain valuable training in disaster preparedness and response

Practicing and retired medical, public health, and other allied health professionals are all encouraged to apply to be part of the BIMRC:

  • Physicians, ARNPs, PAs
  • RNs, LPNs
  • Medical Assistants
  • Certified Nursing Assistants
  • Dentists
  • Dental Technicians
  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Laboratory Technicians
  • Radiology Technicians
  • Psychologists
  • Mental Health Therapists
  • Social Workers
  • Epidemiologists
  • Chaplains
  • Foreign Language Interpreters
  • Sign Language Interpreters
  • Funeral Directors
  • Customer Service Representatives
  • Administrators

To volunteer to be part of the Bainbridge Island Medical Reserve Corps or to find out more, email us at