While those new booster doses haven’t been approved in the United States just yet, Dr. Lawton Davis of the Coastal Health District says they’re already taking steps to preorder those doses for when they do get approved.
Memorial Day will be here before we know it, which means the summer tourism season is getting closer! However, health experts say there’s still some things to keep in mind when it comes to COVID safety this summer.
Federal funding that reimburses health providers for testing uninsured people for COVID-19 is set to run out. That means those without insurance could have to pay out of pocket if they want to be tested or get a vaccine.
Lives has changed for many since the beginning of the pandemic and health officials are reflecting, looking back at what it's been like for the past two years since the first Covid 19 case was reported and there have been tens of thousands cases reported since.
A few months ago, Hampton County’s one and only hospital was in the fight of its life with COVID patients pushing capacity limits and staff stretched thin. Hospital leaders say they’re in a much better spot now.
East Georgia Regional’s latest adjustment for the number of visitors per patient is, as they say, a reflection of the current downward trend in COVID patients at the hospital and of COVID cases in the community.