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Attorney General Frosh asks Apple, Google to ensure that contact-tracing apps serve public health purpose

BALTIMORE, MD— Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh this week asked Google and Apple to ensure all contact tracing and exposure notification apps related to COVID-19 adequately protect consumers’ personal information. Joining a bipartisan coalition of attorneys general, Attorney General Frosh specifically asked Google and Apple to guarantee that such apps, when available to consumers, are affiliated with a public …


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ZIP CODE REPORT: 81% of Baltimore County COVID-19 deaths have occurred in nursing homes, Md. hospitalizations rise slightly

UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com zip code reports here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Wednesday reported that COVID-19 hospitalizations in the state ticked up slightly for the second straight day as deaths in Baltimore County surpassed the 300 mark.  Coronavirus deaths in the U.S., meanwhile, have surpassed the 100,000 mark. As of Wednesday morning, …


ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations tick slightly higher as total cases approach 48,000

UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com zip code reports here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Tuesday  reported that COVID-19 hospitalizations ticked up slightly over the past 24 hours, ending an almost two-week-long streak of declining or flat numbers. As of Tuesday morning, there have been 47,687 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland, an increase of …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations fall or flatten for 13th consecutive day

UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com zip code reports here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Monday morning reported that there have now been over 47,000 COVID-19 cases in Maryland. As of Monday morning, there have been 47,152 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland, an increase of 839 cases since Sunday as testing efforts continue to …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations fall or flatten for 12th straight day

UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com zip code reports here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Sunday reported that there have now been over 46,000 COVID-19 cases in Maryland. As of Sunday morning, there have been 46,313 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland, an increase of 818 cases since Saturday as testing efforts continue to ramp …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations fall or flatten for 11th straight day

UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com zip code reports here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Saturday reported that there have now been over 45,000 COVID-19 cases in Maryland. As of Saturday morning, there have been 45,495 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland, an increase of 1,071 cases since Friday as testing efforts continue to ramp …

ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations continue downward trend

UPDATE: View the latest NottinghamMD.com zip code reports here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that there have now been over 44,000 COVID-19 cases in Maryland. As of Friday morning, there have been 44,424 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland, an increase of 893 cases since Thursday. There have been 2,092 related deaths, …

Governor Hogan announces launch of statewide contact tracing operation to support local health departments

ANNAPOLIS, MD—Governor Larry Hogan on Thursday announced that Maryland’s statewide contact tracing operation across all 24 of the state’s jurisdictions will be fully operational by next week. To launch this operation, Maryland has more than quintupled its disease investigation capacity, and will have more than 1,400 case investigators statewide. “To support our local health officials, the state has built a …