10-7-20 COVID-19 Contact Tracing Services Enhanced

Chehalis, WA – Lewis County Public Health & Social Services (LCPHSS) has joined a partnership with the Washington State Department of Health (DOH), Washington National Guard (WNG), and the Mathematica company to enhance COVID-19 contact tracing capabilities and services to Lewis County residents.

Working closely with LCPHSS staff, a team of contact tracing investigators from DOH, WNG, and Mathematica will reach out to every Lewis County resident who receives a positive diagnosis for COVID-19 to request information and guide them through their disease process. This team will also reach out to identified close contacts and provide them with information and assistance. Up until today, all of these phone calls had been made by LCPHSS staff. Download the news release here.

Posted: October 07, 2020