Prince Georgians, the COVID-19 vaccines are FDA-approved, and have passed many difficult tests to ensure they are safe and effective. Getting vaccinated protects you and everyone around you. Learn more: health.mypgc.us/COVIDVaccine
Vaccinations aren’t new–they’ve been used for decades to protect us from severe and even life-threatening illnesses. The COVID-19 vaccine is designed to protect us from COVID and prevent its spread. Together, we can end COVID-19 by getting vaccinated. Learn more: health.mypgc.us/COVIDVaccine
4 COVID Tips
We must utilize all the tools we have to protect our families, friends and neighbors from COVID-19. Get vaccinated, wear a mask, stay six feet apart from others, and wash your hands frequently. #ProudToBeProtected #PGCCOVID19
Debemos utilizar todas las herramientas que tengamos para proteger a nuestras familias, amistades y vecinos del COVID-19. Vacúnese, póngase mascarilla, manténgase a seis pies de los demás y lávese las manos frecuentemente. #OrgullosoDeEstarProtegido #PGCCOVID19
Protect yourself, protect your friends, protect your community. Wear a mask to slow the spread of COVID-19. #PGCCOVID19 #MaskUpPrinceGeorges #StoptheSpreadDMV
Protéjase a sí mismo, proteja a sus amistades, proteja a su comunidad. Póngase cobertura de rostro para detener la propagación de COVID-19.#PGCCOVID19 #MaskUpPrinceGeorges #StoptheSpreadDMV
Testing Site Updates
ICYMI: To train and prepare Prince George’s County’s frontline operational and clinical staff for the unprecedented vaccination of Prince Georgians against COVID-19 in 2021, the Health Department has suspended COVID-19 testing at the Health Department Headquarters in Largo and the Dyer Regional Health Center in Clinton through Wednesday, January 20, 2021. Those sites will reopen Thursday, January 21, 2021.
COVID-19 testing at the department’s partner site in Laurel (Roseu Medical Center) is also suspended and will reopen at a later date.
The County Executive offered a vaccine update yesterday at a press conference. You can view the conference at the following link. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xG1IOeYqu8k