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Posted on: January 13, 2022

NEW COMMUNITY COVID-19 TESTING SITE OPENS IN TEMPLE HILLS

Free walk-in COVID-19 rapid and PCR testing available

LARGO, MD –The Prince George’s County Health Department and the Office of Emergency Management will provide rapid COVID-19 testing at the Temple Hills Community Center (5300 Temple Hill Road, Temple Hills, MD 20748) beginning Thursday,...

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

UPDATED COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC LOCATIONS AND SCHEDULES

County’s permanent vaccine clinic returns to Sports and Learning Complex, 64 mobile vaccine clinics at elementary schools scheduled through late February

Largo, MD – COVID-19 vaccinations return to the Wayne K. Curry Sports and Learning Complex on Tuesday, January 11, while a new round of mobile clinics at Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) elementary schools are sch...

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Posted on: December 29, 2021

Health Officer Releases Statement on Spike in COVID-19 Hospitalizations

LARGO, MD – Prince George’s County Health Officer Dr. Ernest Carter released the following statement today on the recent spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations in County facilities:   

“I am extremely concerned t...

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Posted on: December 23, 2021

REMINDER: COVID-19 TESTING AND VACCINE CLINIC SCHEDULES

Largo, MD – The Prince George’s County Health Department reminds residents that free COVID-19 tests and vaccinations are available at clinics County-wide during the holiday season. Getting vaccinated, including getting your bo...

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

SCHOOL QUARANTINE GUIDANCE MODIFIED DUE TO INCREASE IN COVID-19 OUTBREAKS IN SCHOOLS

Regardless of vaccination status, students and staff identified as close contacts of a positive case in schools with outbreaks must quarantine, symptoms or not.

Largo, MD – Due to the recent increase of reported COVID-19 cases among students and staff at schools in Prince George’s County and the State of Maryland, the County Health Department today modified its quarantine gui...

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

COUNTY RELEASES NEW COVID-19 VACCINE CLINIC LOCATIONS AND SCHEDULES

Vaccine operations transition from Sports and Learning Complex to Prince George’s Community College in Largo; new round of first-dose elementary school clinics scheduled through winter break.

Largo, MD – COVID-19 vaccinations will no longer be available at the County’s Sports and Learning Complex clinic starting Sunday, December 12. The clinic is relocating to Prince George’s Community College (PGCC) in the Largo ...

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Posted on: November 23, 2021

PFIZER, MODERNA, AND JOHNSON & JOHNSON BOOSTER SHOTS AVAILABLE FOR ALL PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY ADULTS

Each COVID-19 vaccine in the United States is available for booster doses at Health Department clinics and other health care providers for residents 18 and older.

LARGO, MD – The Prince George’s County Health Department’s COVID-19 vaccination clinics now offer booster shots of Pfizer, Moderna, and Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines to any County resident age 18 and older following the FDA’s e...

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