Posted on: September 8, 2021
With the increased presence of the Delta variant in the region, local health departments, providers, and community groups are continuing to hold free COVID-19 vaccine and testing clinics. The more infectious Delta variant poses a dangero...Learn more...
Posted on: September 1, 2021
With a rise in calls to poison control centers and visits to emergency rooms, the Kansas
Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) is urging Kansans not to take the drug ivermectin unless
prescribed by a physician then take it exactly as prescribed. This ...Read on...
Posted on: August 25, 2021
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) announced the release of the Kansas COVID-19 County Ranking report. This report is designed to help county commissioners and local leaders stop the spread of COVID-19 in their communities by tracking ...Read on...
Posted on: May 13, 2021
The Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine is now available for ages 12+ in Kansas. The decision comes after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) authorized the vaccine as safe and effective for teenagers. ...Learn more...
Posted on: August 14, 2020
The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) welcomes questions and conversation on its social media platforms. All comments are subject to public disclosure laws and will be screened based on the following:
• Potentially libelous commen...Read on...