Kearny County COVID-19 Public Risk Level Guidelines

As of 11/19/20- County update on masks. Click here.

As of 11/11/20- Pandemic update letter for the holidays. Please click here.

Letter from Dr. Miller as of 11/3/2020. Please click here.

As of 10/16/20, Kearny County is currently at COVID-19 Public Risk Level 4. Please continue to follow recommended precautions by local and county health providers. Read a statement from Dr. Drew Miller, Kearny County Hospital’s Chief of Staff and Kearny County Health Officer, on this latest update.

As of 10/15/20, due to the increase in cases, hospitalizations, and deaths related to COVID-19, the county has passed a resolution with two requirements:

  1. Limitation of mass gatherings to 25% of an indoor facility’s set occupancy limit.
  2. Requirement of mask or other face covering for all indoor public properties within the county.

Click here to read the official resolution from the Board of County Commissioners in Kearny County, Kansas.

As of 9/25/20, Kearny County is currently at COVID-19 Public Risk Level 3. Please continue to follow recommended precautions by local and county health providers, including:

  1. Wash your hands
  2. Wear a mask
  3. Watch your distance

The public risk level will be updated every Friday. Read a recent media release, learn more about the guidelines for each level and read a letter from Kearny County Hospital’s Chief of Staff addressing the public risk level guidelines by selecting one of the buttons below.