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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.

Current Topics


Updated Boosters Available for Everyone 6 months +

Monkeypox | What You Need To Know | LBGTQ+ Information

Skagit County Public Health is providing free monkeypox virus vaccine clinics. Registration is required HERE.

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.

Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) | What You Need To Know – English | Español


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
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STD Expedited Partner Therapy Rx Form

Animal Bite
Report Form

Opioid Overdose
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