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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Weekly Vaccine and Testing Clinics

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...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

KDHE Urges Kansans Not to Take Ivermectin for COVID-19

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 ...

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Posted on: August 25, 2021

KDHE Announces Release of Kansas COVID-19 County Rankings Report

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 ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Now Authorized for Ages 12+

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. ...
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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Kansas COVID-19 Vaccine Website

KansasVaccine.gov

Do you have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine? Find the answers you seek, weekly updates, resources and more on our new website: KansasVaccine.gov.

KansasVaccine.gov

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

KDHE Social Media Policy

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...

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