Edmonds' Dr. George Diaz gets vaccinated
He treated country's first COVID-19 patient
Last updated 12/30/2020 at 12:49pm
Dr. George Diaz, the Edmonds resident who treated the nation's first coronavirus patient, received his COVID-19 vaccination Dec. 18 at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett, where he is section chief of Infectious diseases.
"We believe that the vaccine is safe and we encourage the entire public to receive it once it's available," said Diaz, who was among the first healthcare providers in the county to be vaccinated.