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2020 ICHS in the News

2020 ICHS in the News

2020 Archive

ICHS begins administering COVID-19 vaccines, December 31, 2020

Registration now open for ICHS Lunar New Year virtual 5k race, December 24, 2020

ICHS launches free high-volume COVID-19 test site in Eastside, December 24, 2020

ICHS pilots at-home monitoring tools to improve virtual care of high-risk patients, December 23, 2020

People rush to get COVID-19 test ahead of holiday gatherings despite quarantine recommendations, December 19, 2020

Batayola reappointed to Seattle Colleges Board of Trustees, December 17, 2020

Annual Lunar New Year 5k charity race goes virtual, December 16, 2020

Eastside’s 1st Free Coronavirus Testing Site Opens in Bellevue, December 15, 2020

ICHS Pilots At-Home Monitoring Tools to Improve Virtual Care of High-risk Patients, December 14, 2020

New COVID-19 testing site to open in Bellevue as cases surge on the Eastside, December 12, 2020

As cases surge, the first free high-volume COVID-19 test site comes to King County’s Eastside December 11, 2020

New COVID-19 testing site in Bellevue, December 11, 2020

ICHS leading change at home, December 10, 2020

Jenny Durkan not running for second term-Mayor chats with Northwest Asian Weekly about her decision, December 10, 2020

Photos: Months in to the pandemic, Seattleites adapt to a changed world, December 9, 2020

Covid-19 pandemic updates for the Northwest, December 2, 2020

Division over homelessness threatens new Keiro plan, November 25, 2020

UW volunteers working to make telehealth accessible to seniors, November 24, 2020

ICHS Foundation seeks Executive Director as Ron Chew retires, November 19, 2020

ICHS Foundation seeks Executive Director as Ron Chew retires, November 19, 2020

Community activist, Journalist, and Author Ron Chew to Retire from ICHS, November 17, 2020

Helping seniors in pandemic: donating devices for telehealth, November 13, 2020

Blooming surprise for ICHS, November 4, 2020

Chinatown-ID organizations receive Community Voice Award from International Examiner; reflect on working together for the community during COVID-19 and the future, November 3, 2020

College students create Telehealth Access for Seniors to help older Seattle residents access critical care during the pandemic, October 29, 2020

ICHS Clinics receive 2020 Immunize Washington awards, October 7, 2020

More ways to get your flu shot, as health professionals cite urgency, October 7, 2020

PACE programs shift senior health care to the home during COVID-19, October 7, 2020

ICHS clinics receive 2020 Immunize Washington Awards, September 23, 2020

ICHS offers flu shot clinics in Shoreline, September 17, 2020

Coronavirus Chronicles: UW student helps seniors go digital for health and connection, September 13, 2020

International Community Health Services CEO Teresita Batayola Talks About Immigrant Health and Social Justice During COVID, September 4, 2020

34 health centers opening at King County schools this month, September 2, 2020

ICHS honors Harry Chan, August 27, 2020

Drive-thru COVID-19 testing reopening at ICHS ID Clinic, August 27, 2020

WA Projects Receive AARP Grants to Make Communities More Liveable, August 21, 2020

Students step in to help seniors and low-income patients access telehealth services, August 20, 2020

Ron Chew remembers Seattle’s Chinatown in his memoir, “My Unforgotten Seattle”, to be published this fall by the International Examiner, August 10, 2020

Young organizers bridge digital divide with “Telehealth Access for Seniors”—Donated devices keep elders connected and healthy during COVID-19, August 6, 2020

Washington’s Pacific Islanders hit hardest by COVID-19, August 6, 2020

Free COVID-19 testing at Federal Way High School today, July 31, 2020

A timeline of the coronavirus pandemic, and its effects on Washington state and the Seattle Chinatown-International District, July 30, 2020

Some Children’s Mental Health Providers See Increased Need – And Decreased Access, July 21, 2020

The Health Center Inside Highland Middle School, July 20, 2020

Two-alarm fire destroyed Eng Suey Sun Plaza fire in Chinatown-ID on June 25, June 30, 2020

Chinatown-International District coronavirus updates, June 25, 2020—The latest news and information from the neighborhood and beyond, June 26, 2020

Kin On nursing home completed COVID-19 testing, June 25, 2020

Health workers resort to Etsy, Learning Chinese, Shady deals to find Safety Gear, June 12, 2020

DA LI, Uwajimaya donate more masks, June 11, 2020

遠程健康服務: 一個比在診所長時間候診更愉悅的選擇, June 11, 2020

Telehealth: A happy alternative to long waits at the doctor’s office, June 5, 2020

Eli Lilly offers relief for diabetics during COVID19, June 4, 2020

Chinatown-International District coronavirus updates, May 27, 2020—The latest news and information from the neighborhood and beyond, May 21, 2020

Asian couple assaulted in downtown Seattle (+ video), May 21, 2020

Police: Can you ID this man who attacked an Asian couple and said ‘It’s all your fault’?, May 20, 2020

The Health Clinic Crisis on Main Street, May 20, 2020

Most US states fall short of recommended testing levels, May 18, 2020

Most US states fall short of recommended testing levels amid COVID-19 pandemic, May 16, 2020

Pho Bac’s Unique Delivery Method Helps the C-ID Stay Afloat, May 11, 2020

Chinatown-International District coronavirus updates, May 6, 2020 – The latest news and information from the neighborhood and beyond, May 6, 2020

Uwajimaya and DA LI Development donate N95 masks to medical and elderly care facilities in C-ID, May 5, 2020

Seattle-area essential workers’ jobs changed due to coronavirus. Here’s what they want you to know, May 1, 2020

‘The message is changing’: These Seattle clinics say they now test lower-risk people and wide range of Covid-19 symptoms, May 1, 2020

Community health centers at risk for widespread closures, layoffs, May 1, 2020

Elle refusait d’aller à l’hôpital, faute d’assurance” : aux Etats-Unis, les patients sans couverture maladie démunis face au coronavirus April 30, 2020

Viet Wah Supermarket donated masks to ICHS, April 30, 2020

On testing, Trump’s misplaced boasts go completely off the rails, April 29, 2020

A desperate, international hunt for testing supplies so that Washington state may reopen, April 24, 2020

ICHS chief dental officer, April 23, 2020

Chinatown-International District coronavirus updates, April 22, 2020 – The latest news and information from the neighborhood and beyond, April 22, 2020

#COVID19CHC: Health Centers at the Frontlines, April 20, 2020

Live blog: Updates on the Coronavirus epidemic in Washington, April 20, 2020

Questions about the 2020 Census? ICHS is a resource, April 17, 2020

Covid-19 immunity permits for Washingtonians? ‘We’re not quite there’, April 16, 2020

Simens Foundation provides $1.5 million across 12 community health centers to support COVID-19 response efforts, April 16, 2020

How Chinatown International District organizations are caring for seniors amid coronavirus, April 14, 2020

The state of our state’s coronavirus fight, April 12, 2020

Lack of Detailed Demographic Data Around COVID-19 Has Serious Impacts for Providers, April 10, 2020

OPINION: Why coronavirus care must account for race, April 9, 2020

Chinatown-International District coronavirus updates, April 7, 2020—The latest news and information from the neighborhood and beyond, April 7, 2020

‘Hopefully when all this is over, we can be closer to each other as a community’, April 6, 2020

Just When They’re Needed Most, Clinics for the Poor Face Drastic Cutbacks, April 4, 2020

Trump Warns of ‘a Lot of Death’ While Also Revisiting Easter Sunday Services, April 4, 2020

As coronavirus spreads, frontline workers press Inslee for more info on where personal protective equipment is going, April 3, 2020

Census 2020: Good for Your Health, April 3, 2020

Neighborhood eatery Crawfish King serves free lunches to ICHS clinic workers, April 3, 2020

Record number of unemployed Americans will stress state Medicaid programs, April 3, 2020

Serving up a side of generosity during the COVID-19 outbreak, April 2, 2020

Coronavirus daily news updates, April 2: What to know today about COVID-19 in the Seattle area, Washington state and the nation, April 2, 2020

Coronavirus spells financial trouble for health clinics serving low-income communities, April 2, 2020

COVID-19 testing is accelerating in Washington. So is the need, March 31, 2020

Trump’s latest doozy: ‘I haven’t heard about testing being a problem’, March 31, 2020

Seattle Foundation disburse first $10M of COVID-19 Response Fund to 128 nonprofits, March 30, 2020

Want to Help Small Businesses and Restaurants in Seattle? Here’s How to Donate, March 27, 2020

These 29 photos will show you what the COVID-19 pandemic looks like around the world, March 27, 2020

British Prime Minister Has Coronavirus, March 27, 2020

Want to donate to coronavirus causes in Seattle? Here’s how to help, March 25, 2020

Iconic Pho Bac Revs Up Quirky ‘Pho Mobile’ As Part of Its First-Ever Delivery Service, March 25, 2020

Coronavirus spreads across the U.S., March 24, 2020

How and where to be tested for the coronavirus that causes COVID-19 — and who qualifies, March 23, 2020

ICHS offers drive-thru testing of COVID-19, March 23, 2020

Coronavirus Hits The Nation, March 21, 2020

City Inside/Out: Coronavirus Crisis, March 20, 2020

GeekWire Calendar Picks: Talk coronavirus with local experts, live music online; meet a unicorn CEO, March 20, 2020

Community good in the time of COVID-19, March 20, 2020

Senior living residents worried after ID case of COVID, March 19, 2020

Through Washington’s COVID-19 Crisis, Health Providers are Quietly at Work, March 17, 2020

They’re treating uninsured Americans. But as coronavirus ramps up, money is running out, March 14, 2020

How health care inequity could make the COVID-19 crisis worse, March 13, 2020

Congressman Adam Smith visits ID amid virus concerns, March 12, 2020

Seattle’s Chinatown restaurants scramble as COVID-19 fears run amok, March 12, 2020

Community Clinics Fighting Coronavirus Could Soon Lose Federal Funding, March 5, 2020

Gov. Inslee urges vigilance against COVID-19, March 5, 2020

Tensions rise as US death toll from coronavirus reaches 9, March 3, 2020

Tensions rise as U.S. death toll from coronavirus reaches 9, March 3, 2020

Gov. Inslee Visits International District Clinic, Promises Expanded Coronavirus Testing, March 3, 2020

Governor Inslee visits ICHS clinic, urges vigilance against COVID-19, March 3, 2020

Northwest organizations that work with immigrants say the ‘public charge rule’ is causing fear, February 25, 2020

February is American Heart Month: Eat to lower blood pressure, February 20, 2020

BLOG: New vs. old food perspectives: How to adapt for your health, February 20, 2020

Marguerite Luke Young and Maxine Loo: Best friends for 67 years, February 20, 2020

Your weekly guide to Seattle’s hottest events, February 20, 2020

False coronavirus rumors take a big toll on Kent businesses, February 14, 2020

As new coronavirus spreads, another epidemic looms: ‘yellow peril’ racism, February 10, 2020

Local health officials, community leaders denounce stigma surrounding coronavirus, February 7, 2020

Concerns raised about closure of National Archives in Seattle, which contains Chinese Exclusion Act records, February 4, 2020

Outbreak-tested by Measles, Washington state officials feel ready for Coronavirus, January 26, 2020

The life journey of Yvone Ung leads to a dedication to helping other immigrants and refugees at ICHS, JANUARY 23, 2020

Flashback 5: Teresita Batayola, WINTER 2020

SCIDpda receives $11 million from the City of Seattle to fund affordable housing project in Beacon Hill, JANUARY 8, 2020

800 unvaccinated school kids told to stay home today in Seattle, JANUARY 6, 2020


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