Coronavirus (COVID-19) — Maine Public Health Updates
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Vaccine Rollout as of Sep 21:
Total Distributed: 4,096,250. Total Administered: 3,094,461.ME Vaccine DashboardCDC COVID-19 Vaccines
Visit your state's vaccine dashboard to learn more about their distribution guidelines. The CDC also has updated information on COVID-19 vaccines, including recommendations processes, differences about the different types, their benefits, safety data, and frequently asked questions.Crisis Text Line
If you or your loved ones need assistance during this time, please call 211 or text your ZIP code to 898-211 for a response. To receive updates on Maine’s response to COVID-19, text MECOVID to 898-211 to sign up. All inquiries are free and confidential.
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Maine COVID-19 Coronavirus update by county with statistics and graphs: total and new cases, deaths per day, current active cases, recoveries, historical data, trends, projections, and timeline.
May 05, 2022 · University of Maine System (UMS) COVID-19 Risk Statement: The University of Maine System continues to support safety and health in the University community during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic including by encouraging employees, students, and visitors: to stay home if sick; to follow all applicable UMS and public health COVID-19 pandemic guidance and protocols; and, to stay informed about ...
The U.S. CDC’s COVID-19 Community Levels by County map can be viewed here. The Maine CDC encourages Maine people, municipalities, schools, businesses, and other entities to consider the new guidance as one piece of information in a holistic approach to deciding whether masking is appropriate for them based on their risk factors.
COVID-19: Long-Term Care and Other Congregate Living Facilities . Due to the number of individuals living in close proximity to one another, long-term care facilities and other congregate living facilities are at high risk of being affected by Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). On this page: COVID-19 Positive in the Facility
The COVID-19 pandemic was publicly reported to have reached the U.S. state of Maine on March 12, 2020. As of February 2, 2021, the Maine Department of Health and Human Services reported 131,530 confirmed cases and 46,971 probable cases in the state, with 1,777 deaths attributed to the virus.
Coronavirus is a type of virus that causes respiratory illness — an infection of the airways and lungs. COVID-19 is a strain of coronavirus. COVID-19 is a strain of coronavirus. It’s part of the same family of coronaviruses that includes the common cold.
Sep 21, 2022 · news | June 30, 2022. The New York Times: As vaccines for younger U.S. children roll out, the effects on day care centers may be muted. American children ages 6 months through 4 years recently became eligible to receive coronavirus vaccinations, after federal regulators and health officials cleared vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech for very young children.