university of washington

UW Medicine to furlough about 4,000 workers

UW Medicine announced furloughs of about 4,000 members of its unionized workforce in spite of the healthcare-system’s position at the forefront of COVID-19 response efforts both locally and globally.

UW Medicine to launch COVID-19 antibody testing

Beginning April 21, the University of Washington Medicine Virology Lab will begin antibody testing for COVID-19. The University of Washington Medicine Virology Lab's testing has the potential to process thousands of tests daily.