Skagit County, WA– Skagit County Public Health has updated their information on Positive Cases of COVID-19 or coronavirus within the County. According to the SkagitCounty.net website, as of 1:43 p.m. on March 21st, 2020, there are now twenty Eight (28) positive cases in Skagit County and four (4) of those cases have resulted in hospitalization. Skagit County has not had any confirmed deaths as a result of COVID-19, but neighboring Island County, has had their first death from COVID-19. As of yesterday, Skagit County had 26 confirmed cases. Whatcom County has two confirmed deaths from COVID-19.
Due to an increase in cases and a need to prioritize contract tracing, Public Health is no longer providing more detailed information on individual cases.
Be advised, that Skagit County Public Health only tracks COVID-19 cases of Skagit County Residents, to avoid duplication in reporting. This means that Skagit County hospitals and facilities may be caring for patients who are from another County.
Please visit the SkagitCounty.net website by clicking here to read all the updates for March 21st, 2020.
Washington State’s Official COVID-19 site, maintained by the state Joint Information Center.
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