Public Health—Seattle & King County launches new data dashboard and social campaign, and other COVID-19 updates for March 25, 2020

Summary: A new public campaign launched, called “Stand Together, Stay Apart.” Public Health—Seattle & King County launched a new data dashboard to update daily case counts and deaths. Public Health announced 82 new cases of COVID-19 today, bringing the official case count in King County to 1359. In addition, six new deaths are reported, bringing […]

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Update for March 24, 2020: Reminder to avoid contact with others

Summary: Everyone, even people who are young and healthy, must stay home to help slow the spread of COVID-19. Public Health estimates 107 new cases of COVID-19 today, bringing the estimated case count in King County to 1277. In addition, seven new deaths are reported, bringing the estimated total of deaths in King County to […]

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Urgent need for people to limit contact, and other COVID-19 updates from Public Health – Seattle & King County for March 23, 2020

Summary: Staying home is vitally important to King County’s ability to slow the spread of COVID-19 illnesses. Public Health announced 130 new cases today, bringing the official case count in King County to 1170. In addition, twelve new deaths are reported, bringing the total of confirmed deaths in King County to 87. A new local […]

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Update for March 22, 2020: Social distancing and other COVID-19 updates

Summary: Public Health urges everyone to practice social distancing. We’re working with food establishments to ensure compliance with COVID-19 health precautions. We will begin providing regular updates on the number of people in King County’s isolation and quarantine facilities. Public Health announced 106 new cases of COVID-19 today, bringing the official case count in King […]

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New COVID-19 recovery site for vulnerable populations, and updates from Public Health – Seattle & King County for March 21, 2020

Summary King County has joined with Harborview Medical Center to repurpose Harborview Hall to serve as a 45-bed COVID-19 recovery site for vulnerable populations. In addition, Public Health announced 141 new cases of COVID-19 today, bringing the official case count in King County to 934. In addition, eight new deaths are reported, bringing the total […]

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