COVID-19: Current Situation in Spokane County

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) announced the first cases of COVID-19 in Spokane County on March 14, 2020. At this time, Spokane Regional Health District (SRHD) encourages community members to follow CDC recommendations for preventing illness, including limiting trips outside of the home and practicing physical distancing by staying at least six feet away from others. If you have questions about COVID-19, please call the DOH call center at 1.800.525.0127 and press #. See the DOH website for statewide case and testing information.

COVID-19 case information for Spokane County is updated Monday through Friday. New case information reported on Saturdays and Sundays is included in Monday’s reporting. For a complete overview of Spokane County COVID-19 data, visit the COVID-19 Spokane County Case Data page.


Updates


Quick Links

Cloth Face Coverings
Learn more about the May 20 Health Officer Directive and general information about cloth face covering use.
COVID-19 Screening Locations
Find Spokane County screening clinic information and an overview of the screening process.
What is COVID-19?
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) information, symptoms and risks.
Contact Tracing FAQ
Learn about what contact tracing is and how it works.
Mental Health and Coping
This is a stressful time for many, but help is available. Find mental health and well-being resources for you and your family.

When to See a Doctor
Learn what the next steps you can take if you are concerned you have COVID-19 or have been exposed to someone with COVID-19.

Provider or Insurance Questions
Find out how to schedule a virtual visit, contact a nurse triage line or get information about insurance.
COVID-19 Press Releases
Find the latest press releases about COVID-19 in Spokane County.
How to Help
Learn about opportunities to volunteer or donate supplies.
COVID-19 Blog
Get the latest information on topics like COVID-19 preparedness, best practices for safety and more.



Resources

Posters, Signs and Fact Sheets

Spokane Regional Health District COVID-19 Infographic

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Washington State Department of Health

Educational Materials
Be a Germ-Buster ... Wash Your Hands!

Inland COVID-19 Response

Cloth Face Covering Signs For Businesses
Download your #InlandStrong sign


Information - General Public

Inland COVID-19 Response Cloth Face Covering Signs For Businesses

Spokane Regional Health District (May 20) Variance Request Letter

Spokane Regional Health District Washington Safe Start Recovery Plan Phase Information

Spokane Regional Health District Baseline Return to Work Guidance

Spokane Regional Health District COVID-19 Mental Health and Coping Resources

Gov. Jay Inslee COVID-19 Reopening Guidance for Business and Workers

Gov. Jay Inslee Safe Start Washington A Phased Approach to Recovery (complete plan)

Gov. Jay Inslee announces easing of outdoor restrictions

Wash. State Dept. of Children, Youth & Families Washington State Resource Guide for Parents and Caregivers: Caring for Your Family During COVID-19

Coronavirus Response Washington's Phased Approach to Reopening Business and Modifying Physical Distancing Measures

Gov. Jay Inslee (April 22) Policy Brief: Safe Return to Public Life in Washington State

Gov. Jay Inslee (April 22) Blog: Inslee announces Washington’s COVID-19 recovery plan

Smile Spokane Your Dental Health and COVID-19

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Daily Life and Coping

City of Spokane Small Business Resources and Financial Helpline Information

City of Spokane Financial Helpline Overview

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Guidance on Cloth Face Coverings

Washington State Dept. of Health Guidance on Cloth Face Coverings

Inland Covid Response Care and Use of Fabric Face Masks (video)

Spokane Emergency Dental Network Dental Emergency Care During COVID-19

Washington State Coronavirus Response COVID-19 Resources and Information

Washington State Coronavirus Response What's Open and What's Closed - Essential Businesses Information

Washington State Coronavirus Response List of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers

Gov. Jay Inslee (April 2) Updated Stay Home, Stay Healthy Order

Gov. Jay Inslee (March 23) Stay Home, Stay Healthy Order

Washington State Dept. of Health Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19): Guidance for Caregivers

Washington State Dept. of Health What to do if you are concerned you have COVID-19

Washington State Dept. of Health What to do if you have been exposed to COVID-19

Washington State Dept. of Health What do if you have suspected or confirmed COVID-19

Spokane Regional Health District Travel Information Page

National Public Radio Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2019 Novel Coronavirus Cases in the United States

Washington State Dept. of Health 2019 Novel Coronavirus Cases in Washington state

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center Regional Treatment Center/Special Pathogens Unit

Washington State Dept. of Health Public Health Connection (blog):

Health Officer Orders


Workplaces and Employers

Inland COVID-19 Response Cloth Face Covering Signs For Businesses

Spokane Regional Health District Baseline Return to Work Guidance

Gov. Jay Inslee Phase 1 Construction RestartCOVID-19 Job Site Requirements

City of Spokane Small Business Resources and Financial Helpline Information

City of Spokane Financial Helpline Overview

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Reopening Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting Public Spaces, Workplaces, Businesses, Schools, and Homes

Washington State Dept. of Labor and Industries Coronavirus (COVID-19) Prevention:General Requirements and Prevention Ideas for Workplaces

Greater Spokane Incorporated COVID-19 Information for Businesses

Wash. Coronavirus Response List of Essential Businesses

Centers for Disease Prevention and Response Resources for Businesses and Employers

Washington State Dept. of Health Workplace Recommendations

Office of the Insurance Commissioner Insurance Information for Businesses

Spokane Regional Health District Planning Guidance for Employers COVID-19

Spokane Regional Health District Respiratory Illness Guidance for Employers COVID-19

Spokane Regional Health District Cleaning for Health in a Business


Schools and Child Care

Washington State Dept. of Health Recommendations for Schools and Child Care Facilities

Washington State Dept. of Health Child Care Resources & Recommendations

Washington State Dept. of Health Guidance for Schools During the COVID-19 Outbreak

National Public Radio Just For Kids: A Comic Exploring The New Coronavirus

Spokane Regional Health District Social Distancing for Schools for Pandemic Illness (COVID-19)

Spokane Regional Health District Cleaning for Health in the Classroom Guide

Spokane Regional Health District Handwashing to Prevent Illness at School


Retirement Communities and Long-Term Care Facilities

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Preparing for COVID-19: Long-term Care Facilities, Nursing Homes

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Preventing the Spread of COVID-19 in Retirement Communities and Independent Living Facilities (Interim Guidance)

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Older Adults

Washington State Dept. of Health Long Term Care Facilities

Spokane Regional Health District Long-Term Care - Social Distancing Checklist for COVID-19


Healthcare Professionals

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services COVID-19 Healthcare Planning Checklist

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Flowchart to Identify and Assess 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Spokane Regional Health District For Healthcare Providers


First Responders

Spokane County ALERT Spokane

Washington State Department of Health First Responder Resources and Recommendations

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Resources for First Responders and Law Enforcement

U.S. Fire Administration COVID-19 Resources for fire and EMS

Emergency Medical Services COVID-19 Resources for EMS

Department of Homeland Security COVID-19 Information for the First Responder Community


Public Events and Event Venues


Food Safety

Spokane Regional Health District COVID-19 Food Establishment Guidance

(includes Safe Start Phase 2 guidelines)

Washington State Dept. of Health Coronavirus & Retail Food Establishments Employee Health & Decision Strategies

Washington State Dept. of Health COVID-19 Guidelines for Farmers Markets Providing Essential Services

Washington State Dept. of Health Fact Sheet: COVID-19 Guidelines for Grocery and Food Stores

Washington State Dept. of Health Guidance for Restaurants Selling Grocery-Type Items

Washington State Dept. of Health Dining Area Closures: Guidance for Food Establishments

Washington State Dept. of Health Supply Chain Issues and Conservation Strategies

Office of the Governor Proclamation - Statewide Limits: Food and Beverage Services, Areas of Congregation

Washington State Dept. of Health Food Worker and Establishment Guidance on COVID-19


Housing Owners and Agents

Federal Housing Administration - Q&A Multifamily Housing