Moderna's Vaccine Is The Most Effective, But Pfizer And J&J Also Protect Well, CDC-led Study SaysThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention led a nationwide study of vaccination involving more than 3,600 adults hospitalized for Covid-19 between March and August.
Maryland Coronavirus Case Rate Second Lowest In Nation Despite Rising Key MetricsMaryland is weathering the Delta-driven surge better than nearly every other state in the country, according to CDC data.
Three Doses Of COVID-19 Vaccine Are Likely Needed For Full Protection, Fauci SaysAdditional doses were granted emergency use authorization by the FDA this month for those who are immunocompromised.
Vaccinated Anne Arundel County Employees Will Be Eligible For $1000 AwardThe program includes employees who have already been vaccinated.
Vaccines Are Less Protective Against Delta Infection But Still Reduce Risk By Two-thirds, CDC Study ShowsBy Michael Nedelman, Eric Levenson and Madeline Holcombe, CNN
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.
CareFirst To Require Employees & Guests To Be VaccinatedCareFirst BlueCross BlueShield announced Monday that it will make COVID-19 vaccinations a requirement for its workforce, Boards of Directors, and guests.
National Aquarium Offers Free Admission For Those Who Get Vaccinated On SiteThe National Aquarium said eligible visitors can get vaccinated at the aquarium this weekend, and the jab comes with one free admission to the jewel of the Inner Harbor.
Maryland Schools Push To Vaccinate Eligible Children As Coronavirus Cases Rise; New School Mask Mandate Starts In Baltimore County SchoolsThe number of children with COVID-19 is rising nationwide with almost 93,824 new pediatric cases reported last week. That is up 143 percent compared to two weeks ago and at the highest level since February.
LifeBridge Health Announces Vaccine Mandate For All EmployeesLifeBridge Health, a Baltimore-based healthcare company, announced Monday it will require vaccinations for all of its employees.
Baltimore Residents, Visitors Must Wear Masks Indoors Starting MondayMaryland’s coronavirus numbers continue to trend in the wrong direction. On Sunday, the state health department reported over 800 new cases, as the positivity rate surpassed 4 percent and hospitalizations rise.
‘If You’re Not Vaccinated, Shut Up’ Baltimore Mayor Blames Unvaccinated On New Mask Mandate As Baltimore County Explains Why No New Mandates There
Baltimore County Will Hold Mass Vaccination Clinics For StudentsIn a bid to get more students vaccinated against COVID-19, Baltimore County will hold a series of mass vaccination clinics at county high schools throughout August, County Executive Johnny Olszewski said.
Prince George's County Reinstates Mask Requirement In County Buildings; Employees Must Be Vaccinated Or Undergo Regular TestingPrince George's County is reinstating COVID-19 protocols in its county buildings, County Executive Angela Alsobrooks announced Wednesday.
US Vaccination Rate Hits The Highest Pace In WeeksThe rate of Covid-19 vaccinations in the United States continues to rise, a positive sign amid skyrocketing cases and hospitalizations after weeks of lagging inoculations.