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Vaccine Milestone: Maryland Surpasses 1 Million COVID-19 Booster Shots

Governor Hogan to Provide COVID-19 Update to Marylanders Later Today

ANNAPOLIS, MDGovernor Larry Hogan today announced that the State of Maryland has surpassed 1 million COVID-19 booster shots. This is another major milestone as the state continues to conduct one of the most successful vaccination campaigns in the country.

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To date, the state has administered 9,395,285 COVID-19 vaccines, including 1,004,758 booster shots. According to official CDC data, 99.9% of seniors and 88.9% of adults have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. The state has administered 117,644 vaccinations to 5- to 11-year-olds—representing 22.7% of the age group.

COVID-19 Update Today at 2 p.m. This afternoon, Governor Hogan will provide a COVID-19 update to Marylanders, including the state’s preparations for the Omicron variant.

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All Marylanders 18 and Older Eligible For Booster Shots. Both federal and state health officials recommend that all adults get COVID-19 booster shots. The state has both the supply and the capacity to provide a vaccine to anyone who wants one.

To find a vaccine clinic, visit covidvax.maryland.gov or call the state’s multilingual call center, available seven days a week, at 1-855-MD-GOVAX (1-855-634-6829).

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