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Public Health - Seattle & King County

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Public Health resources in Spanish

Salud Pública – Seattle y el condado de King promueve la salud de la comunidad a través de una amplia variedad de servicios de salud y programas de prevención. Según los Centros para el Control y la Prevención de Enfermedades (CDC), los "hispanos que residen en los Estados Unidos de Norteamérica son el grupo minoritario más afectado por enfermedades y problemas de salud". Estas páginas web ayudan a superar las barreras culturales, económicas y linguísticas para los latinos y los conectan a los servicios e información de Salud Pública, para vivir de una manera más sana.

Food and nutrition

Source: Breastfeeding program:

Chronic conditions

Source: Asthma program:


Source: Breast, Cervical & Colon Health Program:


Source: Colon Health Program:

Child care health

Source: Child Care Health program:
The following are pre-written letters for King County child care facilities to notify families about a possible exposure to an infectious disease. English and other languages are also available.

Clinics

Source: Public Health Centers:

Communicable diseases

Source: Child immunization guidelines for parents and guardians
This 50-page booklet provides parents with accurate information about immunizations and the diseases they prevent, benefits and risks and vaccine safety and effectiveness.


Source: Communicable Disease Control, Epidemiology and Immunization
The following are general fact sheets about selected communicable diseases in Spanish. A broader list of fact sheets for other diseases in English and other languages also available.

Emergency preparedness

Source: Bioterrorism preparedness:


Source: Disaster preparedness:

Environmental Health Services

Source: HIV/STD and harm reduction information in Spanish:


Source: Food safety videos:


Source: Household hazardous waste:


Source: West Nile virus:

Personal Health Services

Source: ABCD program (oral health program for children):


Source: Health insurance for children in King County:

News releases

Source: Public Health news releases: