The Seattle Times, 4/29/2021
“The $1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan that congressional Democrats passed last month will give more than $6 billion in funding to federally qualified health centers, like the Sea Mar White Center Medical Clinic, which Becerra toured Thursday.“
The Seattle Times, 4/2/2021
“Irvin Escobar, a 26-year-old employee at Hansen Fruit, has avoided coronavirus infection so far.
He credits a mix of safety practices — washing hands, wearing masks — and pure faith.
“The main thing was trusting in God,” he said.
Escobar now had another means of protection from COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus: A Johnson & Johnson vaccine shot, which he received during a Friday clinic at Hansen Fruit.”
The Seattle Times, 3/18/2021
“People with disabilities who are at high risk for COVID-19 — and their caregivers — are now eligible for vaccination in Washington state.
But how disabilities and risk are defined is not simple, and it will largely be left to individuals, their doctors and caregivers to assess who newly qualifies.”