Health District updates on planning, testing and data
Surveillance, virus testing, antibodies testing, and information on case count updates
Last updated 5/1/2020 at 11:06am
The Snohomish Health District is continuing to focus on what a safe, healthy path to establishing a new normal looks like. Opening businesses back up and reinvigorating the local economy is on the horizon, but it will happen in a gradual, phased approach.
The ultimate end to the COVID-19 saga is population-wide immunity, ideally through a vaccine. While there are a number of people working on this all around the world, it takes time to produce a safe, effective, and FDA-approved vaccine. This is at least 12-18 months away, possibly longer.
In the meantime, there are several key pieces tha...