Important Update on the Coronavirus

Important Update on the Coronavirus

You may have heard of the 2019 Coronavirus that has been spreading to other locations around the world from Wuhan, China. There have been a handful of reported cases in the U.S. and no fatalities in this country from the virus. However, health authorities are monitoring it closely because it’s a new strain and can cause pneumonia.‚Äč

Up-to-date information is available, including recommendations for what you can do to protect yourself and your family. The Washington State Department of Health is providing updates at https://www.doh.wa.gov/Emergencies/Coronavirus

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also provides monitoring and information, at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html