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Finalized food safety rating posterThe new food safety rating system is here!

Restaurants will now receive one of four food safety ratings to provide the public with more information about the level of a restaurant’s food safety practices, helping them make informed decisions about eating out.

Learn more about the new food safety rating categories and how the new system was developed

Mumps outbreak in King County

Public Health is investigating an emerging mumps outbreak in King County. Find out the latest details on our blog and listen to Health Officer Dr. Jeff Duchin respond to common questions.

Flu season resources for 2016-17 seasonFlu season updates

Influenza spreads readily from person to person in schools, workplaces and homes. Everyone 6 months of age and older should get an annual flu vaccine to prevent sickness, healthcare visits, hospitalizations, and deaths from influenza.

See flu resources for the 2016-17 season.

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