Yakama Nation COVID-19 testing Wednesday in White Swan

Tests available at 520 Signal Peak Road until 5 p.m.
Covid-19 Testing
Patient being tested for COVID-19

Washington state’s health department has called in help to test Yakama tribal members for COVID-19.

Medical Teams International is lending its expertise and equipment to assist Yakima County Public Health in expanding the county’s testing program.

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Yakama Nation members can be tested here:

  • Wednesday, July 15
  • 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • 520 Signal Peak Road
  • White Swan

Medical Teams is an official testing agent and partner for the Washington State Department of Health. The organization has been testing underserved Pacific Northwest communities in order to stem the spread of the disease.

Medical Teams says COVID-19 cases in Yakima County have surpassed 8,600. The organization has also been requested to test in Benton and Franklin Counties.

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