Richmond Elementary School In Port Richmond Closed For 10 Days Due To COVID-19 OutbreakRichmond Elementary is the fourth school forced to pause in-person learning due to a COVID outbreak.
Gov. Tom Wolf Downplays Opposition To Pennsylvania School Mask Mandate As Pediatric COVID Cases Continue To RiseGov. Tom Wolf was in Norristown on Wednesday morning talking up the state's new school mask mandate that went into effect on Tuesday.
Masks Recommended Outdoors In Montgomery County Due To High COVID-19 Transmission, Officials SayThe recommendation goes into effect on Monday, Sept. 6, officials said Friday.
Geisinger, One Of Pennsylvania's Largest Health Systems, To Require Employee COVID-19 VaccinationsGeisinger gave its nearly 24,000 employees until Oct. 15 to get the shot, citing rising numbers of coronavirus infections and hospitalizations.
COVID In Pennsylvania: Gov. Tom Wolf Asks Legislature For Law Mandating Masks In ClassroomsPennsylvania schools need a statewide requirement that students in classrooms wear masks as protection against the coronavirus, Wolf said.
Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Makes Masks Mandatory For All Students, StaffThe chief communications officer says that all students, faculty, staff and visitors must wear a mask on school property.
COVID In Pennsylvania: Nursing Home Workers Who Aren't Vaccinated Could Face More Testing Under New PolicyThe Health Department said the state’s more than 700 skilled nursing facilities must have at least 80% of staff vaccinated by Oct. 1
Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association Warns Gov. Wolf Of Legal Action Over COVID-19 Vaccine MandateThe president of the Pennsylvania State Corrections Officers Association sent a letter to the governor two days after Wolf's order.
FDA Expected To Authorize COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Shots For Some Immunocompromised People Within The Next 48 HoursThe Biden administration is expected to lay out a COVID-19 vaccine booster strategy for all vaccinated Americans in September.
Protesters Pan Vaccine Mandate By Largest Delaware HospitalThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has maintained COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective.