March 24, 2023.Reading time 7 minutes.
Public Health – Seattle & King County fully supports the decision by many healthcare organizations in our region to require masking in their facilities to decrease the ongoing risk of COVID-19.
March 24, 2023.Reading time 4 minutes.
On World TB Day, March 24, 2023, it is important to remember that TB is not just a problem overseas.
March 9, 2023.Reading time 2 minutes.
Dr. Eric Chow, Chief of Communicable Disease Epidemiology for Public Health – Seattle & King County, held a media briefing on March 8, 2023, to share information and take questions about where we are in the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 3, 2023.Reading time 16 minutes.
Compared to earlier in the pandemic, we’re in a much better place with COVID-19, but it hasn’t gone away. We asked our Health Officer, Dr. Jeff Duchin, to share his thoughts on COVID-19 cases, vaccination, masking, and outlook in King County.
February 22, 2023.Reading time 11 minutes.
An update to Public Health’s COVID-19 Race and Ethnicity dashboard makes the data easier to read and understand, and addresses important questions around racial and ethnic health disparities.
February 14, 2023.Reading time 5 minutes.
This Valentine’s Day, we’re showing some love to public health professionals everywhere. Happy Valentine’s Day!