Visiting Ship's Crew Members Will Be Able To Get A COVID-19 Vaccination At The Port of BaltimoreIn an effort to bolster the state's vaccination efforts, The Maryland Port Administration announced a partnership with the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems to offer the single-dose Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine to visiting ship's crew members in the Helen Delich Bentley Port of Baltimore.
COVID-19 In Maryland: Metrics Continue To Trend Down Maryland reported 121 new COVID-19 cases and eight more deaths Thursday as hospitalizations continue to decline. The state’s positivity rate dropped below 1% Wednesday and remained flat Thursday.
COVID-19 In Maryland: Positivity Rate Drops Below 1%Maryland reported 126 new COVID-19 cases and four more deaths Wednesday as the state’s positivity rate dropped below 1% and hospitalizations continue to decline.
Anne Arundel County Ends Pandemic Emergency Order As Vaccination Rates GrowThe Anne Arundel County Council voted to end its original emergency order which has been in effect since the early days of the pandemic. On Tuesday, County health officials said 70% of all adults received at least one dose of the Covid vaccine and that hospitalizations are at their lowest point since March 2020.
Dr. Fauci Says He's Cautiously Optimistic US Will Be Able To Vaccinate Children Under 12 By ThanksgivingDr. Anthony Fauci is "cautiously optimistic" that children younger than 12 will be eligible to get a Covid-19 vaccine by Thanksgiving, he said on CNN's New Day on Thursday.
Notre Dame Of Maryland Joins COVID-19 Vaccination Challenge For College StudentsNationwide, vaccinations are down and the White House is out with an aggressive plan to get shots into more arms.
COVID-19 Cases And Deaths In The US Will Fall Over The Next Four Weeks, Forecast PredictsThe US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is predicting that Covid-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths will fall over the next four weeks. The CDC ensemble forecasts conclude that there will be a total of 596,000 to 606,000 Covid-19 deaths by June 19.
Marylanders Are Excited To See Things Get Back To Normal As More People Get VaccinatedExperts said we can expect to see COVID-19 metrics continue to fall or remain low this summer, but stress that vaccine efforts should continue to be the main focus.
Baltimore City Health Department Partners With St. Agnes Hospital To Offer Vaccinations For Ages 12 And UpThe Baltimore City Health Department partnered with Ascension St. Agnes Friday to offer vaccinations at Digital Harbor High School for people aged 12 and up.
What's The Science Behind CDC's Decision To Say Fully Vaccinated People Don't Need Masks?A fresh batch of data from a big study of health care workers across the country helped prompt the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to say fully vaccinated people can go without masks in most circumstances, the agency said Friday.
University Of Maryland School Of Medicine Begins Novavax COVID-19 Vaccine Study For Ages 12-17The University of Maryland School of Medicine began the expansion of clinical trials for Novavax COVID-19 vaccine in teenagers aged 12 through 17 this week.