• Thu. Apr 22nd, 2021

Maryland Governor: Milestone of 75,000 Vaccinations In One Day

Maryland Governor: Milestone of 75,000 Vaccinations In One Day

State Averaging More Than 59,000 Doses Daily, More Than 2.8 Million Doses Administered

Pre-Registration for Mass Vaccination Sites Now Open to All Marylanders

ANNAPOLIS, MD (STL.News) Governor Larry Hogan announced that, for the first time, more than 75,000 COVID-19 vaccinations have been reported in a single day in Maryland.  In total, the state is reporting a new record-high 76,590 new vaccinations.

In addition, the state is reporting a new record seven-day average of 59,115 shots per day.  A total of 2,836,766 doses have now been administered.

According to CDC data, 40.7% of Maryland’s population age 18 and older and 75.7% of Marylanders age 65 and older have received a vaccine.

Pre-Registration.  All Marylanders age 16 and older can now pre-register for an appointment at a mass vaccination site by visiting covidvax.maryland.gov or calling 1-855-MD-GOVAX (1-855-634-6829).  During pre-registration, Marylanders can choose their top two preferred sites.

While pre-registration is now open to all Marylanders, individuals who are currently eligible under Phase 1 and Phase 2 but have not yet been vaccinated will continue to be prioritized for appointments.