The Daily Dose 8-19-21
Baltimore City’s top health official announces a plan for booster shots and encourages the unvaccinated to get their first shot. Maryland’s Health Secretary says it’s up to the schools to do the right thing to protect students in absence of a statewide mask mandate. Baltimore County finalizes plans for a safe return to classrooms. And a statewide Covid-19 vaccine mandate is in effect for hospital and nursing home workers.