Bremerton-Olympic Peninsula Council Navy League of the US

May 10: Luncheon Speaker Capt David K. Weiss, Commanding Officer Naval Hospital Bremerton


The 10 May Luncheon Speaker is Capt David K. Weiss,  Commanding Officer Naval Hospital Bremerton.

Naval Hospital Bremerton is a 25-Bed Military Community Hospital that services over 62,000 MHS beneficiaries. On any given day, there are over 1400 medical and dental outpatient visits, 2,100 prescriptions filled, 80 Urgent Care Clinic visits, eight surgical cases, and two babies delivered. NHB and the clinic staff consist of more than 1,400 dedicated military, civilian, contractor and American Red Cross volunteer personnel. NHB is the parent command for three Branch Health Clinics at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, NBK Bangor and Naval Station Everett.

CAPT Weiss reports to Naval Hospital Bremerton after serving as Command Surgeon, United States Africa Command. Weiss’s operational assignments include duty with Naval Aviation, Surface Communities and the Marine Corps. He commanded USNS COMFORT (T-AH 20) Military Treatment Facility

Captain Weiss’ military decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Meritorious Service Medal (four awards), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal as well as various campaign and unit awards. He is Board Certified in Emergency Medicine and a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Doors open at 11 am and the program begins at 11:45 at the NBK Bangor Conference Center Trident Ball Room


Security Note:

A driver’s license from Washington, Illinois, Minnesota, Missouri and New Mexico can no longer be used as the sole means of identification to gain access to Navy Region Northwest installations.

Guests who are escorted by authorized sponsors may still use these states, including Washington State driver licenses. Guests registered by a week before the luncheon should be on the base access list at the gate and may use a regular drivers license.