Our dedicated staff works to prevent epidemics and the spread of disease, protect against environmental hazards, prevent injuries, promote and encourage healthy behaviors, respond to disasters and assist communities in recovery, and assure the quality and accessibility of health services throughout the County.
To achieve this goal, we place a high value on strong working alliances with local community groups representing the diverse populations who live in all areas of our large County.
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The San Bernardino County Department of Public Health (DPH) continues to work with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the California Department of Public Health to respond to reports of coronavirus (COVID-19) as it is quickly evolving. No cases have been reported in San Bernardino County. View the news release.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) releases “Interim Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Patients with Confirmed Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) or Persons Under Investigation for COVID-19 in Healthcare Settings.” View the guidance from CDC.
This week brings some good news and, unfortunately, some disappointing news, as well. First, the good news – poultry farms continue to make significant biosecurity investments and our weekly testing has demonstrated that they remain free from Virulent Newcastle Disease (VND). View the update.
The Community Health Center Governing Board Meeting will be held at the Hesperia Health Center, Conference Room located on 16453 Bear Valley Rd., Hesperia on Feb. 25, 2020 from 9 – 11 a.m. View the agenda.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has created guidance that is intended to assist with assessment of risk, monitoring, and work restriction decisions for healthcare personnel with potential exposure to the Coronavirus. View the guidance from CDC.