Maryland Department Of Health Launches Campaign To Raise Awareness Of PrediabetesThe Maryland Department of Health launched its "Know Your Risk" campaign to raise to encourage Marylanders to assess their risk for prediabetes.
Maryland Reports First Heat Death In 2021The Maryland Department of Health reported the state's first heat-related death this year. Officials said it was a 40-year-old man in Prince George's County.
Maryland Health Officials Partner With Community Groups To Expand Covid Vaccine AccessThe Maryland Department of Health is accepting applications from community-based organizations for the Community Covid-19 Vaccination Project, part of the state's "No Arm Left Behind" effort to ensure vaccines are available to every Marylander who wants one.
Maryland Targets Five Baltimore Zip Codes In Push To Vaccinate 70 Percent Of Adults By Memorial DayThe Maryland Department of Health's "sound truck" rolled through five West Baltimore zip codes Wednesday with a message: Get vaccinated. Gov. Larry Hogan’s goal is to get 70% of adults vaccinated with one shot by Memorial Day.
Vaccinated Shoppers In Baltimore, Prince George's Can Get Money Off Grocery BillHow's this for a vaccine incentive? In addition to being entered into the state lottery to win cash prizes, some lucky people also are getting a grocery discount.
State Offers Text Number To Find Vaccine Clinic LocationsMore than 2.7 million Marylanders are now fully vaccinated. But if you still need to get your shot, there is a new way to find out where to get one.
Maryland Department Of Health Reaches COVID-19 Response Milestone, 10 Million Tests AdministeredThe Maryland Department of Health announced on Thursday that they have surpassed a major COVID-19 response milestone, administering over 10 million tests since the beginning of the pandemic.
Maryland Health Officials Launch New Initiative To Encourage Continued COVID TestingThe Maryland Department of Health launched the "Don't Invite COVID" campaign to encourage Marylanders to continue to get tested for COVID-19 and participate in contact tracing after a positive test result or exposure.
Maryland Vaccination Support Center For Mass Sites To Help Set Up AppointmentsThe telephone based support line and appointment system can directly contact people to help get them a COVID-19 vaccine, if eligible.
Maryland Offers 1M COVID-19 Tests, 'Unlimited Supply' Of PPE To School Systems Until June As Gov. Hogan Continues Call For In-Person InstructionGov. Larry Hogan promised rapid COVID-19 tests and an "unlimited supply" of PPE for schools during a press conference Thursday.
COVID-19 Mass Vaccination Site To Open At Baltimore Convention Center Field HospitalThe Maryland Department of Health announced Wednesday that a COVID-19 mass vaccination site will open at the Baltimore Convention Center Field Hospital on Friday.
Maryland Labs Used To Test For New Coronavirus VariantThe Maryland Department of Health is working with regional and federal partners to test patient samples for infection with the new variant of the coronavirus.
As More Marylanders Opt Into COVID-19 Phone Notifications, Health Officials Stress Personal Data Isn't Collected Without ConsentNearly one million Marylanders have already opted in to receive COVID-19 notifications and contact tracing updates.
COVID-19 Testing Site To Open At Allegany County FairgroundsThe Maryland Department of Health announced Tuesday that it has partnered with the Allegany County Health Department to open a drive-thru COVID-19 testing site at the Allegany County Fairgrounds.
Maryland Department Of Health Awards Over $50M In New Grant Funding To Combat Opioid Crisis In Local CommunitiesThe Maryland Department of Health announced Wednesday awards for more than $50 million in new grant funding to combat opioid crisis in local communities.