Mpox (previously known as monkeypox) is a disease caused by a virus.  It is usually spread through close physical contact. The virus often causes a rash, and some people have flu-like symptoms before they develop a rash. The Mpox vaccine can help to prevent disease or make it less severe.

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Vaccine Availability

Mpox vaccines are available at the following locations:

  • WhidbeyHealth Community Pharmacy, 7 NW Birch Street, Coupeville WA 98239. To make an appointment, call 360-678-8640.
  • Skagit County Public Health Communicable Disease Program, 700 South 2nd Street, Suite 301, Mount Vernon, WA  98273. To make an  appointment, call 360-416-1500 or make an appointment on the program's website.
  • Washington State Department of Health Care-A-Van. Check online for dates and locations of Mpox vaccine clinics.