Health

Public Health says Kern could move up a tier in coming days

12.10.2020 / By

Kern County is on track to move up to the less restrictive red tier as soon as Tuesday, Kern County Public Health said at Thursday’s press conference. 

Cart pushers as essential workers face new challenges at work during pandemic

09.10.2020 / By

Work for essential workers, like cart pushers, has changed during the pandemic.

On top of ensuring carts are accessible for customers and clearing parking lots of carts, these workers have been required to take additional precautions.

Kern County Public Health released detailed COVID-19 death data; Hypertension, diabetes most common underlying medical condition

05.10.2020 / By

The most common underlying medical condition found in Kern County COVID-19 deaths are hypertension and diabetes, according to the Kern County Public Health Department.