SEK Multi-County Health Departments
Bourbon County, Kansas
March 24, 2020;
The Bourbon County, Kansas resident who tested positive for COVID-19, on 3/22/20, had recently frequented Fort Scott’s Walmart store and a local bank. These locations have been notified and are taking precautions to prevent any spread of COVID-19.They also visited the Kansas City, Kansas area and Independence, Kansas, within the last 2 weeks.
This is all the information that will be released on the resident, unless other areas of contact are identified.
The Bourbon County Health Department is continuing to monitor the COVID-19 situation and will continue to update the public with current information.
As on previous notices, please continue to follow COVID-19 precautions with social distancing (greater than 6 feet for less than 10 minutes) and proper hygiene practices.
Please contact the Bourbon County Health Department for questions or concerns (620)223-4464. You can also look for updates on the Southeast Kansas Multi-County Health Dept. Facebook page, the Bourbon County Corona Virus Updates Facebook page. Or you may also contact the COVID-19 hotline at (866)534-3463.
SEK Multi-County Health Department Administrator
Bourbon County Public Health Officer