ANNAPOLIS, Md. (WJZ) — All local Maryland Health Departments will receive doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine this week, according to Mike Ricci, Gov. Larry Hogan’s spokesperson.
The governor’s office said allocations have increased by 91% this week.READ MORE: 2 Charged In Shooting Of 26-Year-Old Woman In Windsor Mill
Every health department will receive 200 doses of the J&J vaccine, except for Prince George’s County who will receive 600 doses of the J&J vaccine.READ MORE: LIST: Bills Passed By Maryland General Assembly This Session
That is in addition to the other vaccine doses the local health departments will receive.
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