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Director: Keith Higman


COVID-19 INFORMATION


Find a COVID-19 vaccine provider here.


Find COVID-19 testing providers here.

What to do if you test positive for COVID-19 | En Español
What to do if you were potentially exposed to someone with COVID-19 | En Español


For more guidance and information about COVID-19 please visit the Washington State Department of Health or the Centers for Disease Control website.

December 13, 2022
Omicron-Targeted COVID-19 Boosters Now Available for Infants and Young Children Ages 6 Months and Older
These updated COVID-19 vaccines are specifically formulated to protect against some of the more recent COVID-19 variants and are critical for providing ongoing protection as immunity wanes and the virus continues to mutate.

December 12, 2022
COVID-19 Testing Site at Cascade Mall to Close Permanently at the End of December 2022
In the face of dwindling demand for COVID-19 tests, the closing of the testing site will allow Public Health to shift its efforts to a more targeted approach.

December 9, 2022
Skagit County Health Officer Recommends Wearing Masks Indoors to Reduce Respiratory Illness Risk
Communities across our state and nation are experiencing an unprecedented surge in viral respiratory illnesses and our local emergency departments, urgent care clinics, and walk-in clinics are severely strained.

COVID-19 CASES IN SKAGIT COUNTY RESIDENTS

(Updated 1/28/23)

Community transmission of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is occurring in Skagit County. Skagit County Public Health only tracks COVID-19 cases of Skagit County residents to avoid duplication in reporting. Facilities in our community may be caring for patients who are from another county.

Data is based on available information at time of reporting. Further case investigation can result in corrections to numbers originally reported. This data is changing rapidly as labs conduct tests and discover new cases.

PLEASE NOTE:
For more comprehensive COVID-19 related data, please refer to the statewide COVID-19 Data Dashboard.

If you need further assistance navigating the Data Dashboard, please call the state COVID-19 hotline at 1-800-525-0127 or text the word “Coronavirus” to 211211 to receive information and updates on your phone wherever you are. Updates to the Dashboard are made every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, except on state holidays.

Reports and additional information:
Skagit County 2021 COVID-19 Report
Skagit County 2020 COVID-19 Report
MMWR: Chorale Outbreak March 2020