After Release Of New Guidelines, MD Updates Data On Staff Vaccinations At Nursing HomesToday's update comes five days after the state health department instituted new guidelines requiring caretakers and staff at nursing homes and congregate living facilities to get their first shot by Sept. 1. Those who don't will face regular testing and health screenings.
Maryland Mandates Vaccines For Hospital And Nursing Home Staff; Governor Hogan Pushes FDA To Approve Vaccines For Younger ChildrenThe Biden administration is prepared to begin offering the boosters the week of September 20, but Hogan said feds shouldn't wait.
Maryland Releases Data On Staff Vaccination Rates At Nursing Homes, Rank Best & WorstThe Maryland Department of Health released rankings of staff vaccination rates at nursing homes around the state.
'Superbug' Fungus Spread Reported In DC Area Nursing Home, CDC SaysU.S. health officials said Thursday they now have evidence of an untreatable fungus spreading in two hospitals and a nursing home.
'Don't Be A Scaredy Cat, Get Vaccinated': Maryland Officials Launch Efforts To Help Get Nursing Home Staff & Residents COVID-19 VaccinatedGov. Larry Hogan toured a vaccination clinic in Baltimore Tuesday and announced that the state launched a dashboard to track vaccination rates for Maryland's nursing homes as a part of the "No Arm Left Behind" campaign.
Baltimore County Police Visit Local Nursing Homes To Give Valentine's Day GiftsBaltimore County Police from the 12th Precinct in Dundalk stopped by local nursing homes to drop off Valentine's Day gifts.
COVID Latest: Limited Visitation To Resume At Maryland Hospitals, Nursing HomesLimited visitation will resume at hospitals and nursing homes across Maryland, state officials announced Thursday.
How Coronavirus Ravaged America's Nursing Homes: 'We've Gone From Long Term Care To Carnage In Five Months'Nursing homes all over the country were ravaged by COVID-19. AARP's Elaine M. Ryan shares her thoughts on the failures in care that occurred for seniors and the future of nursing homes.
Maryland Fines 4 Nursing Homes For Lack Of Universal TestingThe state of Maryland has fined four nursing homes for failing to test all residents and staff for the coronavirus.
Coronavirus Latest: Phased Reopening Plan Announced For Maryland's Assisted Living FacilitiesGov. Larry Hogan announced a phased reopening plan for Maryland's assisted living facilities Friday.
Maryland Nursing Homes Fined For Not Providing Coronavirus InformationAt least two dozen nursing homes have been fined by the state of Maryland because they failed to provide information on coronavirus cases and deaths.