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Health Secretary: Maryland Has Leased Ice Rinks For Possible Makeshift Morgues

The state of Maryland has leased two ice skating rinks to use as possible makeshift morgues during the COVID-19 crisis.Maryland Health Secretary Robert R....

Baltimore Mayor’s Office to Shelter Aging Homeless Population in Motels During Pandemic

The Baltimore City Mayor’s Office of Homeless Services announced Monday that homeless people over the age of 62 will begin to be transported to...

Nursing Home Workers Ordered to Use PPE in All Interactions With Residents

Nursing home staff who are in close contact with residents must wear personal protective equipment at all times — including a face mask, eye...

‘No One Is Immune’ Hogan Cautions as State Monitors More COVID-19 Cases in Nursing...

Confirmed COVID-19 cases are being monitored in 60 Maryland nursing homes, as community spread of the novel coronavirus has hit facilities with even the...

Hogan to Sign Two Bills to Expand Telehealth Friday

Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) plans to sign two bills Friday that would make it easier for doctors and other medical professionals to...

Report: FEMA Has Delivered Just a Fraction of the Medical Supplies Md. Needs

A congressional committee released a report Thursday showing that Maryland and other Mid-Atlantic states are receiving only a fraction of the personal protective gear...

Trump Reluctantly Invoked an Obscure Wartime Power. Here’s What It Means. 

As his administration came under fire for its handling of the COVID-19 outbreak, President Donald J. Trump last week invoked an obscure Korean War-era...

State Extends Health Care Sign-up Again. Here’s What You Need to Know

As part of the state government's response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the Maryland Health Connection opened a new special enrollment period on March 1...

Opinion: Learning From the Ebola Outbreak

I led the Ebola response in Liberia's most violent city, West Point-Monrovia, and I wanted to share some mistakes of the global Ebola response...

Rep. Harris Blasts Relief Package, Says U.S. Will ‘Learn A Lot’ From COVID-19

Harris said the U.S. is going to learn a lot from how it fields this pandemic -- not just about stockpiling but about increasing the speed of production during times of crisis and keeping key elements of the supply chain on U.S. soil.