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Communicable Disease

Director: Keith Higman


Public Health Communicable Disease Program
700 South 2nd Street, Suite 301
Mount Vernon, WA  98273
Operation Hours:  8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Phone: (360) 416-1500
Confidential Fax: (360) 416-1515

Keep yourself healthy by learning about common communicable diseases, their symptoms and how to prevent infection. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website is an excellent resource for disease-specific information; use their A-Z list to search for common diseases.

Skagit County Public Health Vaccine Clinic
700 S 2nd Street (3rd Floor)
Mount Vernon, WA 98273 Wednesday – Friday
10:00am to 1:00pm and 2:00pm to 4:00pm

No-cost vaccination services are provided by appointment and no insurance is required. Please bring an ID with you.

Services available at this location:
  • COVID-19 vaccines
  • All recommended childhood vaccines for children and youth aged 18 and younger
  • Select adult vaccines for uninsured or underinsured adults:  Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Shingles, Pneumococcal, Flu, HPV, TDap

Current Topics


Mpox | What You Need To Know | LBGTQ+ Information

Register for a no cost Mpox (Jynneos) vaccine appointment using a link below or call (360) 416-1500 for assistance scheduling an appointment


Childhood/Adolescent Routine Vaccination Clinic Now Open
Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays: 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM and 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Please call (360) 416-1500 to schedule an appointment.

Measles Case in King County

  • What you should know to prevent this serious contagious disease.
  • Talk to your healthcare provider or call (360) 416-1500 if you need information about the highly effective MMR and MMRV vaccines.
  • Schedule a no-cost vaccine appointment for any person 18 or younger who is not up to date on their MMR or MMRV vaccine by calling (360) 416-1500.
What does the Communicable Disease Program do?
Resources for Health Care Providers
Vaccines and Vaccine Preventable Diseases
Resources for Schools and Childcare
Animal Bites & Rabies
How to Obtain a Copy of My Medical Record

Report Forms

Communicable Disease
Report Form

STD Case
Report Form

STD Expedited Partner Therapy Rx Form

Animal Bite
Report Form

Opioid Overdose
Report Form