COVID-19 spreads to Swinomish: 7 cases
Drive-through testing on Reservation
August 5, 2020
The Swinomish Medical Clinic is again hosting a drive-through COVID-19 testing site after tribal public health officials confirmed seven positive cases for the coronavirus in a public notice released Monday.
“Several of the individuals are asymptomatic, meaning they do not have any symptoms of the illness,” the release stated.
Testing ran last Wednesday-Friday and started Tuesday. An end date has not been set, staff on the site said Tuesday.
The Swinomish Public Health Team is contact tracing to find and instruct people in close contact with persons testing positive to also quarantin...