Integrated health system Virginia Mason Franciscan Health (Seattle), Olympic College (Bremerton, Wash.), and Kitsap County Board of Commissioners (Port Orchard, Wash.) are partnering on the first phase of a new regional health sciences campus in Poulsbo, Wash.

The project’s first phase, which is expected to take two years, will add a new health science programs, including dental assistance and hygiene, emergency medical technician, paramedic, and phlebotomy.

Phase 2 will comprise a new 40,000-square-foot health sciences building that will house a primary care clinic, learning spaces, and administrative office spaces.