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Two senior living facilities in Bakersfield see Norovirus outbreak

Posted at 4:18 PM, May 10, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-10 19:18:38-04

Officials are handling an outbreak of Norovirus has been seen at two different senior living facilities in Southwest Bakersfield.

There are five tips to help prevent Norovirus from spreading:

  1. Practice proper hand hygiene
  2. Wash fruits and vegetables and cook seafood thoroughly
  3. When you are sick, do not prepare food or care for others
  4. Clean and disinfect contaminated surfaces
  5. Wash laundry thoroughly

More information can be found on the CDC's website.