Coronavirus

The 30-day emergency declaration will help hospitals manage the sharp rise in COVID-19 patients and staffing shortages.

With hospitals nearly full and emergency departments stretched thin, the Maryland Hospital Association is urging Gov. Larry Hogan to reinstate a limited public health emergency. “We respectfully ask the Governor and Secretary of Health to help the hospitals by offering the flexibilities and protections that a limited PHE affords,” MHA President & CEO Bob Atlas […]

A surge in cases has people rushing to get tested for COVID-19, but they may be out of luck if they're looking for a rapid test.

A vaccine passport proves that you've tested negative for COVID-19 or have been vaccinated. 

He confirmed the news in a tweet saying he's feeling fine and the positive result came from a PCR test he took as part of his regular testing regimen.

Before the new rule can go into effect, it must be approved by the General Assembly’s Joint Committee on Administrative, Executive & Legislative Review.

Right now, the state board of education is saying they will review the state's universal mask mandate in December.

The FDA has fully approved the Pfizer vaccine, but Gov. Hogan wants the federal government to go a step further. 

Hospitalizations are almost 5 times what they were a month ago.