Health Updates 11/23

Dear Fellow Staff— As we enter Thanksgiving week, the COVID-19 pandemic is fully upon us and is actually escalating. Yesterday in Maryland we had over 2,800 positive cases, testing stations are backed up, and the Governor and CDC are issuing restrictive guidelines...

Renewed Restrictions in MD 11/11

During an emergency press conference held yesterday, Governor Larry Hogan today announced a series of actions to slow the spread of COVID-19. He reported that that most of the important numbers have “worsened considerably” since last week, including Maryland’s...

SAFE Halloween

Many traditional Halloween activities can be high-risk for spreading viruses. There are several safer, alternative ways to participate in Halloween. If you may have COVID-19 or you may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19, you should not participate in in-person...

Outbreak Clarification

As you have been notified, NCIA the number of COVID “outbreak homes” that NCIA has been reporting has been on the rise. While these situations are not to be taken lightly, we would like to share with you why this spike is happening. The Maryland Department of Health...

Safe In All Setting Alert

SAFE IN ALL SETTINGS ALERT In collaboration with our CEO, Herb Hoelter, we are informing you that the number of positive COVID cases at NCIA is on the rise. Last week, we provided information regarding the rise of cases in the country and the state. This trend is now...

We Must Remain Vigilant!

Across our country, over 3 million new COVID cases were confirmed over the past week and numbers continue to rise. Over the last 7 days, the State of Maryland reported 3,915 new COVID cases and 734 of those cases were reported in the past 24 hours! At NCIA, TWO new...