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Congressional Delegation Urges Hogan to Release Details of COVID-19 Test Plan

With Maryland due to submit a COVID-19 testing plan to the Centers for Disease Control Saturday, Democratic members of the state’s congressional delegation are...

Maternal Health Providers Adapt in the Age of COVID-19

As Maryland largely remains under a state of emergency due to the COVID-19 pandemic, women are scrambling to access reproductive and obstetric care. And...
Reopen

Opinion: Don’t Rush to Reopen Until Testing Is Available

Coronavirus is no less contagious today than it was yesterday. COVID-19 is no less deadly now that we have a “safer-at-home advisory” instead of...

Hogan Easing More Restrictions on Businesses and Public Gatherings

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) announced Wednesday that he is easing the state into the "completion" of his administration's "stage one recovery plan"...
Nursing Homes

Opinion: Nursing Homes Were Ill-Equipped to Handle Pandemic

In October 1966, three weeks of rain poured onto a mountain of discarded coal shale that rose a hundred feet over the mining town...

Poll: Marylanders Oppose Hogan’s Drug Board Veto, Favor Special Session

While recent polls show Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) continuing to rack up high job approval ratings, in part due to his management...

Why Telehealth Is Poised to Change Medical Care Forever

Before COVID-19 struck, a person who felt bad and wanted to see their doctor was forced to drag themselves to their provider’s office for...

Opinion: Overdose Prevention Sites Needed Now More Than Ever

During the 2020 Maryland legislative session, the Overdose and Infectious Disease Prevention Services Program (HB464/SB990) was not passed. This bill would have authorized up...

Opinion: An Alternative to Nursing Homes

Recent news on COVID-19 in Maryland’s nursing homes sparks deep concern about the safety of our elderly friends and relatives. This concern, however, should...
Pandemic

Hogan Orders Universal Testing in State Correctional Facilities, Expands Access to Supplies

 Maryland will begin universal COVID-19 testing at its prisons and juvenile detention centers, Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) announced Wednesday.“Our state continues to...