<p class="MsoNormal"><img src="/uploads/news/letter_to_editor.PNG"></p><p class="MsoNormal"><br>In this extraordinary time, as the COVID-19 virus continues to spread throughout our county and across the nation, for Kern Valley Hospital there is no...

<p><br><img src="https://www.kvhd.org/uploads/news/kcphsd.png" style="width: 848px;"></p> <h4>Health Officials Confirm First Two Cases of COVID-19 in Kern County Residents</h4> Contact:<br>Michelle Corson<br> Public Relations Officer<br> (661) 868...

<p style="margin-bottom: 10px; line-height: 1.6; color: rgb(32, 32, 32); font-family: &quot;Source Sans Pro&quot;, sans-serif; font-size: 18px;">Date: February 2, 2020<br>Number: 20-003<br>Contact: Corey Egel&nbsp;| 916.440.7259 | CDPHpress@cdph.c...

Sep 24, 2019

News Release

<p> <strong> <u> FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE </u> </strong> <br> September 24, 2019 <br> PH19-023 <br> <strong> CONTACT: </strong> Corey Egel | 916.440.7259 | CDPHpress@cdph.ca.gov </p> <p style="text-align: center;"> <strong> Cali...

Aug 11, 2019

Health Alert

<p></p><p style="text-align: center;">Severe Acute Pulmonary Disease Associated with Cannabis or Cannabidiol Oil Vaping<br></p><p></p><p style="text-align: center; ">August 9, 2019</p><p><b>Key Messages</b></p><ul><li>Since June, 7 cases of sever...

<ol> <li> California’s hospitals are among the safest buildings in the world today. <ul> <li>Safety is the highest priority for hospitals. California hospitals have invested billions of dollars and decades of work to upgrade or rep...

Mar 14, 2019

Notice of Vacancy

<h6>From: John Blythe, Chairman, Board of Directors</h6> <p>This notice is to announce a vacancy on the Kern Valley Healthcare District Board of Directors. The District is taking applications to fill the seat of Sherrie Montes, which became vacant...

Jul 15, 2018

Myth vs Fact

<p> <strong> Myth: </strong> The community is still paying on the bond for the Skilled Nursing, unit. <br> <br> <strong> Fact: </strong> The Skilled Nursing facility along with our surgical unit and cafeteria was built usin...

<div class="entry-content"> <p> In November 2011, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention declared prescription drug abuse to be a nationwide epidemic. Drug overdose is now the leading cause of accidental deaths, surpassing deaths due...

<p>The original Masterplan contained 5 phases. Measure C would have covered the first 3 phases at a cost of $32,000,000.00. To complete phase 4 and 5, Kern Valley Healthcare District (KVHD) would have had to secure additional funding in approximat...