May 22, 2020: Heartland Regional Health Equity Council to Host Educational Program on Health Equtiy Amid COVID-19

Join RHEC, Kansas Leadership Center, and partners on May 29 (10 AM - 12 PM) as they highlight regional perspectives, programs, and policies related to health equity.

May 16, 2020: PHAB Releases Contact Tracing Checklist and Resources to Support LHDs

PHAB has released a contact tracing checklist and compiled a list of other contact tracing resources to support local health departments' efforts.

April 27, 2020: Kansas Launches COVID-19 Response and Recovery Page

The new website ( will be a one-stop shop for Kansans to find resources for benefits and their family, learn about the reopening/recovery plan, and more.

April 6, 2020: "Why Public Health Matters" Launches to Tell the Story of Public Health's COVID-19 Response

Got 60 seconds? Share what #KSPublicHealth's LHDs are doing to address COVID-19 in our communities. Learn more and see what LHDs across the country are doing!

March 19, 2020: KDHE's COVID-19 Page is Now Live

This resource center provides a map and data about cases, FAQs, toolkits daily updates, and guidance for LHDs and their communities.

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