Bellevue is the fifth largest city in Washington and one of the fastest growing, with a fire department that has grown to meet the expanding needs of our community. We respond to approximately 20,000 incidents each year, 75% of them medical in nature.
The department maintains one of the highest cardiac arrest survival rates in world. One of a select few firefighting agencies with a Class 2 rating from the Washington State Survey and Rating Bureau, Bellevue Fire ranks in the top 1% of the 46,699 departments in the U.S., and is one of the top three in the state.
In-home COVID-19 vaccinations
Public Health - Seattle & King County provides in-home COVID-19 vaccinations for people 6 months old and older who are eligible for a primary series or booster and have an injury, developmental disability or medical or mental health condition that makes it difficult to leave the home (details). To request an in-home vaccination, please contact the County COVID-19 Call Center at 206-848-0243, 8:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
PulsePoint Life Saving App
You know CPR and you've been trained how to use an AED. The PulsePoint app can make it easier for you to save a life with those skills. Launched by the King County Fire Chiefs Association and the Medic One Foundation, the app notifies registered PulsePoint users when someone nearby is in cardiac arrest and needs help.
The Medic One Foundation has details.