ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — The Maryland Department of Health is urging you to “Answer the Call” if they try to reach you as part of their contact tracing in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic.
The health department is launching a state-wide outreach campaign to get people to answer the phone when they see “MD COVID” or 240-466-4488 as the incoming call on their phone.
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The campaign features people who have recovered from the virus.
The state has more than 1,300 contact tracers reaching out to people who may have been exposed to the virus.