COVID-19 Now Ranks 'High' In Jackson County

A recent surge in local pandemic numbers steps up rankings from public health institutions.

Check the science . . .

"In the last two weeks, Jackson County, Missouri, has gone from the lowest COVID-19 community level to the high community level. The data, tracked by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, show the Kansas City area’s most populous county in the CDC’s high category in its COVID-19 Community Levels map."

Read more via link . . .

Jackson County now in CDC's high category of COVID-19 community levels

The CDC’s COVID-19 Community Level uses new hospitals and inpatient bed metrics as well as new cases per 100,000 people over the last seven days.