COVID-19 Resources

My office continues to update our COVID-19 resource page so you can stay up-to-date on public health guidance and any government resources that are available. Please check back for updated information.

COVID-19 Vaccines

As of September 12, 2023, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone 6 months and older get an updated COVID-19 vaccine.

  • Effectiveness: People who are up to date on their vaccines and boosters have a lower risk of severe illness, hospitalization, and death from COVID-19 than people who are unvaccinated or who have not received updated booster shots. Vaccination also reduces your chance of suffering possible long-term effects of COVID-19.
  • Safety: COVID-19 vaccines have undergone—and continue to undergo—the most intensive safety monitoring in U.S. history. Evidence demonstrates that they are safe and effectiveSide effects within 7 days of vaccination are common but mostly mild.
Find a Vaccine Location Near You

For more vaccine information, consult with your primary care provider, the Washington State Department of Health, or the CDC

COVID-19 Tests
As of September 25, 2023, the CDC recommends getting tested for COVID-19 if you are experiencing symptoms or were recently exposed. Click here to find local testing sites. Also, the Biden administration has announced that every U.S. household can order 4 free rapid tests delivered directly to your home online or by calling 1-800-232-0233.

Federal Resources

General Information

Washington Resources

You may also reach out to my DC office by calling (202) 225-6311, or my Kirkland office at (425) 485-0085 for more assistance.