Situation Report Week of Sept. 1 – Sept. 7


Nooksack Tribe’s Notable COVID-19 Response Accomplishments Sept. 1- Sept. 7

  • Nooksack Tribal Council approves participation in COVID vaccine trial for willing Nooksack Tribal members, recommended by Health Officer Dr. Frank James. A temporary vaccine outreach coordinator and additional physician will be hired to help facilitate the program. More information to come regarding Nooksack participation.
  • 10% of Nooksack Northwood Casino employees begin testing with the Clinic. Testing will continue with 10% of employees each week to test all 104 employees.
  • NPRT discusses current government hours of operation. Many families with children are juggling the start of virtual school, childcare, and work, during unusual COVID times.
  • Nooksack to work with Washington State Department of Health on a localized COVID media campaign with Tribal members.

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