U.S. Surgeon General Tells Baltimore Stopping COVID-19 Is Possible Ahead Of Vaccine: 'Power Is In Your Hands'The U.S. Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome M. Adams will join Baltimore city officials Mayor Jack Young and city health commissioner Dr. Letitia Dzirasa Friday afternoon for an update about coronavirus in the city.
Baltimore City's COVID-19 Positivity Rate 29% Higher Than The Overall Rate In Maryland, Health Officer Dr. Letitia Dzirasa SaysBaltimore Health Officer Dr. Letitia Dzirasa said a spike in coronavirus cases in the city cannot solely be attributed to an increase in testing.
Baltimore City Increases COVID-19 Testing Capacity, Will Analyze Results LocallyBaltimore City has secured 18,000 more coronavirus tests, increasing the city's testing capacity. The city also partnered with a local laboratory to help expedite test results.