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Gov. Baker Gives Update on Coronavirus Testing in Mass. – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Gov. Charlie Baker announced new measures Monday to increase coronavirus testing and ease the strain on Massachusetts hospitals amid a rise in coronavirus cases after Thanksgiving. “Effective Friday, hospitals will curtail elective procedures that can be safely postponed,” Baker said at a news conference. He also said the state …

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More Than 5,000 COVID-19 Cases Reported in Mass. for 3rd Day in a Row – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Saturday marked a third consecutive day where more than 5,000 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Massachusetts. There were 5,356 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus Saturday, up from Friday’s figure, the Department of Public Health announced. Massachusetts also reported 41 more deaths from COVID-19. This number of cases …

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Mass. Coronavirus Vaccines Could Be Administered on December 15 – NBC Boston

[ad_1] The coronavirus vaccines are coming: the Pfizer vaccine is expected to be approved in less than a week, followed by the Moderna vaccine a week later. Dr. Robert Finberg of UMass Medical School, said in Massachusetts, subject to Gov. Charlie Baker’s decision, the vaccines will likely go to health …

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These Mass. Schools Are Eligible for Rapid Coronavirus Tests in December – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts will roll out a new rapid coronavirus testing program at eligible schools next month, as Gov. Charlie Baker’s administration attempts to keep in-person learning available amid a spike in COVID-19 cases. The program, announced by health officials Wednesday, will kick off in early December in 134 schools that …

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Massachusetts Coronavirus Cases by Town – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker is scheduled to provide an update on the coronavirus on Wednesday morning. He is scheduled to speak at 11:30 a.m. at the State House. He will be joined by Health and Human Services Secretary Marylou Sudders and Elementary and Secondary Education Commissioner Jeffrey Riley. Download …

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Gov. Baker Gives Coronavirus Update, Nominates Justice to SJC – NBC Boston

[ad_1] Gov. Charlie Baker on Tuesday nominated Serge Georges Jr. as a justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court at a news conference where he was also expected to give an update on the coronavirus. Baker is speaking from the State House, with Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito speaking as well. …

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