COVID-19 Resource Center

Calvert County Government is open, however buildings remain closed to the public until further notice for the safety of citizens and staff as a preventative measure to help slow the spread of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Vaccine Update - Johnson & Johnson (April 25, 2021) 
The single-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine will once again be available across the U.S. Read the full statement from the Calvert County Health Department regarding the decision and vaccine safety.

Already Registered? Thank you for registering for the COVID-19 vaccine through the Calvert County registration portal or via the call center. We have received your information. Even if you do not hear back right away, you do not need to submit your information again.

Coronavirus Update

The Board of County Commissioners (BOCC) received a COVID-19 update from Calvert County Health Officer Dr. Laurence Polsky during their May 4 meeting. 

Dr. Polsky, who directs the local health department as an agent of Maryland State Government, provided updates to the BOCC on vaccination efforts in Calvert County. Watch for the full presentation and discussion.

Calvert County Government is taking all necessary measures to protect public health and welfare. It is important to follow public health recommendations, advisories and protective actions to slow the spread of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and limit the number of people infected.

Please continue to follow basic preventive actions that protect your health and decrease the chances that you will spread infection of any kind to our more vulnerable friends, neighbors and loved ones.

Calvert County follows the Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery Plan. Visit https://governor.maryland.gov/recovery for state guidance. Local businesses may contact the Department of Economic Development for assistance at info@ecalvert.com or 410-535-4583. Visit https://open.maryland.gov/backtobusiness for updates and best practices for reopening.

STATEWIDE MASKING ORDER 

By order of Gov. Larry Hogan, masks and face coverings are no longer required outdoors in the state of Maryland. Lifting the outdoor masking order is in line with new CDC guidance. Face coverings are still required for all Marylanders at all large outdoor ticketed venues as well as indoors at all public and private businesses and when using public transportation. 

Marylanders who are not yet vaccinated are strongly encouraged to continue wearing masks, especially when physical distancing is not possible. The order provides certain exceptions, including for medical conditions. How to make, use and clean cloth face coverings (CDC)

OUTDOOR DINING

Standing service may resume outdoors at bars and restaurants and all restrictions related to outdoor dining capacity and distancing will be lifted. Seated service and physical distancing requirements will remain in place indoors at bars and restaurants. Read the updated health guidelines here.

PUBLIC HEALTH ADVISORY TO LIMIT GATHERINGS

The Maryland Department of Health issued a public health advisory warning Marylanders against all non-essential activities and gatherings with people outside one's immediate household. Under this advisory, all Marylanders should refrain from attending public and private gatherings of more than 10 people in one location and should practice physical distancing to the maximum extent possible. Read the advisory.

OUT-OF-STATE TRAVEL ADVISORY

The Maryland Department of Health strongly advises that travel be limited to essential purposes only. For more information, please see the CDC travel recommendations.


If you have been tested for coronavirus by CalvertHealth’s drive through testing, emergency room or as an inpatient, and have not received results within 5 days, you can call 410-414-2725 and their case management staff will assist you.