Philadelphia Health Officials Say Nearly 80% Of Adults Have Received 1st Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine As Schools Set To Return Next WeekBy the end of the week, 80% of adults in the city will be vaccinated with at least one shot but with the Delta variant still widespread, there is cause for concern.
Staff Shortages Cause Mixed Reactions To President Biden's Vaccine Mandate For Nursing Home EmployeesThere are mixed reviews after President Joe Biden announced that nursing homes have to require their employees to be vaccinated in order to continue receiving Medicare and Medicaid funding on Thursday.
Philadelphia Health Officials Explain Plan For Distributing Booster Shots Following US RecommendationOn Wednesday morning, U.S. health officials announced recommendations for all Americans to get COVID-19 booster shots beginning in September.
Montgomery County Recommends Masks Indoors Regardless Of Vaccination Status, Requires Them In County BuildingsOfficials are also issuing a mask mandate in county-run buildings.
COVID In Philadelphia: Could Sporting Events Become Super-Spreaders As Cases Continue To Rise In City?Being vaccinated and outside is generally safe, but doctors say the Delta variant is a bit of a curveball.
Philadelphia Mayor, Health Commissioner To Address Vaccination Requirements For Municipal Employees WednesdayCBS3 has confirmed that discussions regarding a possible city employee vaccine policy have been going on with "stakeholders" this week.
Delaware Requiring All Students In Grades K-12 Wear Masks Regardless Of Vaccination StatusDelaware is requiring its students in grades K-12 wear masks while indoors at schools regardless of their vaccination status beginning next week.
Majority Of New Jersey Counties Have Highest Levels Of COVID-19 Transmission, Joining Many Southern StatesNew Jersey now has the highest levels of COVID-19 transmission, joining many southern states.
COVID-19 Transmission Rates Move Into Substantial Range Across Majority Of Tri-State RegionThe summer surge of the coronavirus continues and transmission rates moved into the substantial range across most of the tri-state region.
Over 100 Million Eligible Americans Not Fully Protected From COVID-19Only about half of the country is fully vaccinated, which means over 100 million eligible Americans are not protected.
South Jersey Counties Partner With Local School Districts To Hold Vaccination Events For Students Ahead Of School YearSome counties in South Jersey are partnering with local school districts to hold vaccination events before the school year begins.
200 Small Businesses Now Offering Incentives To Vaccinated Customers Through Delaware Wins ProgramAbout 200 small businesses in Delaware are now offering incentives to vaccinated customers through the Delaware Wins program.
Pennsylvania Lifts Nearly All COVID-19 Restrictions On Memorial DayPennsylvania is one day away from lifting nearly all coronavirus restrictions.
Philadelphia Leaders Considering Financial Incentives To Boost City's COVID-19 Vaccination RatesVaccination rates across the State of Pennsylvania are among the best in the county and could soon lead to indoor mask mandates being totally eliminated.
Delaware Offering Incentives To Residents Who Get COVID-19 Vaccine Within Next MonthDelaware is joining other states essentially paying people to get vaccinated.