Whooping Cough (pertussis) in Washington
Pertussis or Whooping cough is an illness that causes a severe cough and may last for months. Vaccination is the best protection.
Key Pertussis/Whooping Cough Messages for Providers (PDF) (04/15/2015)
Pertussis Letter to Providers from Dr. Scott Lindquist (PDF) (04/15/2015)
Resources and Materials
About the Vaccine
Whooping Cough Activity and Surveillance
Cases in Washington State in 2015 (PDF)
This weekly report includes the current number of whooping cough cases for the state and each county.
Pertussis 2014 annual summary (PDF)
This report reflects pertussis activity in Washington in 2013.