Montgomery County Providing Free Taxi Service to COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Sites for Seniors 65-and-Over and Residents with Disabilities
County Executive Marc Elrich on County's High COVID-19 Vaccination Rate: "I am proud to report that Montgomery County continues to lead the National Capital Region and the State of Maryland in COVID-19 vaccination rates. According to the most recent CDC data, we crossed over the 800,000 threshold of fully vaccinated residents."
Corona Montgomery 10 will simulcast the Montgomery County FY23 Budget Forum Hybrid Meetings at 7-8:30pm on Tuesday, Oct 5; Wednesday, Oct 6; Wednesday, Oct 13; Monday, Oct 18; and Tuesday, Oct 19
Montgomery College requires COVID vaccinations for all employees & students. Employees must submit proof of vaccination by Nov 8. Students must submit proof of vaccination by Jan 7
The Mayo Clinic says that Ivermectin, an anti-parasitic medication touted as a cure for COVID-19, is not approved by the FDA, and "Taking large doses of this drug can cause serious harm. Don't use medications intended for animals on yourself."
The Food and Drug Administration has authorized use of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for adolescents 12 to 15 years of age. All Marylanders 12 and older are eligible for vaccination. Schedule an appointment at a pharmacy, hospital or local health department near you.
CovidCONNECT is a free online forum for those who tested positive for COVID-19. It's a place for those who have recovered — or who are in the process of recovering — from their illness. You can promote action and find support on CovidCONNECT — share your recovery story, learn about research opportunities, find mental health resources and more. CovidCONNECT: health.maryland.gov/covidconnect/Pages/Home.aspx
Montgomery County has introduced a new COVID-19 data dashboard. The dashboard provides information on hospitalizations, the number of patients in intensive care units (ICU), and the number of ventilators in use, as well as previously available information regarding the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases and deaths.
For COVID-19 information from trusted Montgomery County Public, Education and Government Access Channels, watch Cable Channel 10. Presented by Montgomery College Television, a member of the Connect Montgomery Alliance.