Bakersfield

Bakersfield American Indian Health Project

Physical and Mailing Address: 1617 30th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301
Phone: 661-327-4030
Fax: 661-327-0145

 

UIHI Community Health Profiles

Community Health Profile: Central California Urban Indian Health Organization Service Areas

Community Health Profile: Central California Urban Indian Health Organization Service Areas

This health profile provides an overview of the health status of the AI/AN population living areas served by the following UIHOs: American Indian Health Project Bakersfield, Fresno American Indian Health Project and American Indian Health and Services Corporation. Throughout this report, these service areas are combined and referred to as Central CA. (Dec 2011)Download»

Community Health Profile 2009: Central California - Fresno, Bakersfield, Santa Barbara

Community Health Profile 2009: Central California - Fresno, Bakersfield, Santa Barbara

This health profile provides an overview of the health status of the AI/AN population living in the service area of “Central California” including: Fresno, Bakersfield, and Santa Barbara. We have combined these service areas so that we can present data specific to this region. This profile examines preventable causes of illness, death, access to care, and burden of disease for this urban community. Download»

 

Census Map

American Indian/Alaska Native Population by Census Tract: Bakersfield American Indian Health Project Service Area, 2010 Census

American Indian/Alaska Native Population by Census Tract: Bakersfield American Indian Health Project Service Area, 2010 Census

Data Source
Census Tracts: U.S. Census Bureau,
AI/AN Population: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010Download»

 

 

Local Public Health Authority:

California Department of Health Services
California Department of Health Infectious Disease Services
Kern County Department of Public Health Services

 

Emergency Preparedness links for Kern county:

Centers for Disease Control Homepage
Centers for Disease Control Emergency Preparedness and Response
Centers for Disease Control Recent Outbreaks and Incidents
California Emergency Preparedness
Kern County Emergency Preparedness

 

Bakersfield Area Congressional Representatives:

Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)

Senator Feinstein has represented California in the US Senate since 1992. Feinstein supported the ACA, and voted yes on VAWA and Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2008. She serves on the Appropriations Committee, Select Committee on Intelligence, the Judiciary Committee, and the Rules and Administration Committee.

 

@SenFeinstein

 

DC Office
331 Hart Senate Office Building
Washington, D.C. 20510

 

Main: (202) 224-3841
Fax: (202) 228-3954
TTY/TDD:(202) 224-2501

 

Scheduler: Shaeda Ahmadi
Health Staff: Megan Thompson
Native American Affairs::Kenneth Rooney

 

Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA)

Senator Harris is California’s junior senator, elected in 2016. Prior to her role as Senator, Harris was the first woman to serve as Attorney General of California, and served two terms as District Attorney of San Francisco. Her committee assignments include the Senate Committee on the Budget, Environment and Public Works, Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, and the Select Committee on Intelligence. Harris’ career has focused on public safety and social justice. She has not focused on healthcare, but has come out in defense of the ACA.

 

@KamalaHarris

 

DC Office
40B Dirksen Senate Office Building
Washington, DC 20510
Main: (202) 224-3553

 

Scheduler: Megan Runyan
Health Staff: Sarah Towles
Native American Affairs: Chuck Podolak

 

Representative Kevin McCarthy (CA-R23)

Representative McCarthy is the representative for California’s 23rd congressional district and has served since 2013. He was previously the representative for California’s 22nd congressional district (2007-2012). McCarthy is the House Majority Leader. As majority leader, McCarthy serves on no committees. He voted for VAWA, but has held his opposition to the ACA.
@GOPLeader

 

DC Office
2421 Rayburn House Office Building
Washington, DC 20515

 

Main: (202)225-2915
Phone: (202)225-2908

 

Scheduler: Kristin Thomson
Health Staff: Tiffanii Woolfolk
Native American Affairs: Trevor Smith

 

State Cancer Programs:

California Every Woman Counts
California Colon Cancer Control Program
California Dialogue on Cancer

 

California Area IHS Health Promotion Disease Prevention Coordinator:

Beverly Calderon, RD, MS, CDE
E-mail: beverly.calderon@ihs.gov
Phone: (760) 735-6884
Fax: (760) 735-6893

 

Service Area Counties:

Kern