At our February 6 Governing Board meeting, Board member Patty Hayes, RN, MN and Director of Public Health – Seattle & King County (PHSKC), shared information about coronavirus and the ongoing Public Health response. Below, please find links to related updates, tools and guidance provided by PHSKC.
See https://www.kingcounty.gov/ncov for:
- Novel coronavirus fact sheet
- Translated materials
- Anti-stigma resources
- Information for specific audiences, including health care professionals
Additionally, PHSKC offers a Sanitation & Hygiene Guide for providers, communities and organizations that serve community members experiencing homelessness. This toolkit provides guidance for reducing the spread of contagious diseases and ensuring safe and sanitary spaces.
You can also view updates, including local efforts to address stigma and a Q&A about federal quarantine measures, on PHSKC’s blog.