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MDH Hopes For Increased Staff Participation

August 2nd, 2021 by WCBC Radio

Maryland Department of Health Secretary Dennis Schrader commented this week on a recent news release of staff vaccination rates at long term care facilities.  The results that survey show staff COVID vaccination levels at two Allegany County facilities, Cumberland Healthcare Center and Sterling Care, of Frosburg, were the lowest in the state.

WCBC News asked Secretary Schrader if the purpose of the survey was to shame low ranked facilities to improve…