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.
Volunteers Will Be At Polling Places Across Maryland To Help Voters, Poll Workers Stay Safe From COVID-19 If you're headed to the polls this week, you might see some volunteers offering you a mask or making sure you have hand sanitizer while you're in line!
Health Department Launches 'Fight The Flu' Campaign Encouraging Marylanders To Get Flu ShotThe Maryland Department of Health has launched a statewide campaign encouraging everyone to get the flu shot as the state continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Latest: 2 New Deaths Among Marylanders In Their 20s Amid Concerns About Spread Among The Young, School ReopeningsMaryland’s Department of Health reported two more deaths of people in their 20s Thursday. A majority of the 580 new cases reported are those under age 40.
Montgomery County Ends Contract With COVID-19 Test, Lab Analysis Supplier AdvaGenix Following State Cease-And-Desist DirectiveMontgomery County has ended its contract with the Rockville-based company it had been working with on coronavirus testing days after the state's health department issued a cease-and-desist directive against the company.
Maryland Department Of Health Issues Cease And Desist Directive Against Coronavirus Test, Lab Analysis SupplierThe Maryland Department of Health has issued a cease and desist order against a Rockville-based company that provided coronavirus testing supplies and lab analysis to testing sites run by Montgomery County.
2 More Heat-Related Deaths Reported In Maryland, Bringing 2020 Total To 7Two more heat-related deaths were reported in Maryland this week, bringing the seasonal total to seven, a weekly report from the Maryland Department of Health shows.
Maryland Health Department Launches COVID-19 Antibody StudyThirteen Maryland hospitals are collaborating with the state health department to conduct an antibody study to determine how many Marylanders have been exposed to COVID-19.
Coronavirus Latest: Cases Rise Among Young Adults In MarylandMaryland health officials are concerned about the growing increase in coronavirus cases among young adults.
Baltimore City Increases COVID-19 Testing; Athletic Courts, Playgrounds To Reopen MondayThe Maryland Department of Health reported Friday that the state's positivity rate for the coronavirus is now at its lowest level since the pandemic started.
Coronavirus Resources: Maryland Department Of Health Launches ‘MD Mind Health’The Maryland Department of Health announced Wednesday the launch of "MD Mind Health", a new text-based mental health initiative to fight isolation and encourage mental wellness amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Maryland Department Of Health Launches 'Answer The Call' CampaignThe 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.