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12/29/2020

Florida Department of Health Issues Update on COVID-19 12/29/20

Today, the Florida Department of Health (DOH), issued an update on COVID-19 in Florida. The reported positivity rate is 22.75 percent, which should be interpreted with caution due to reduced hours and closures at doctor’s offices, public testing sites, and laboratories for the holidays. These...

12/23/2020

Florida Division of Emergency Management Celebrates Accomplishments in 2020

Today, Governor Ron DeSantis and the Florida Division of Emergency Management (FDEM) highlight the state of Florida's response efforts to COVID-19 taken this year, in addition to the Division supporting Floridians recovering from hurricanes while preparing for future storms and other...

12/19/2020

Florida Department of Health Issues Update on COVID-19 12/19/20

Today, the Florida Department of Health issued an update on COVID-19. This week, the first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine were received in Florida, and are being administered to front-line health care workers and long-term care facility staff and residents. To provide Floridians with the latest...

12/19/2020

Florida Department of Health Issues Update on COVID-19 12/18/20

Today, the Florida Department of Health issued an update on COVID-19. The COVID-19 daily reports continue to be updated daily and the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard also continues to be updated daily. Please find all daily reports here. Hospitalizations: As posted on the Agency...

12/17/2020

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT Governor Ron DeSantis Visits Long-Term Care Facility in Pompano Beach

Governor Ron DeSantis held a press conference at Tampa General Hospital to announce the arrival of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in Florida. The Governor was joined by Florida Division of Emergency Management Director Jared Moskowitz and Tampa General Hospital (TGH) President and CEO John...

12/17/2020

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces Distribution Plan for Allocation of Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

Governor Ron DeSantis announced the State of Florida's initial distribution plan for Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine. Florida is preparing to receive 367,000 doses of the Moderna vaccine next week, pending Emergency Use Authorization by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Doses of the Moderna...

12/12/2020

Governor Ron DeSantis Provides Update on COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution Plan

Governor Ron DeSantis provided an update on Florida's COVID-19 vaccine distribution plan, including details on the state's initial allocation of 179,400 doses of the Pfizer vaccine. Watch the Governor's update by clicking the image below or clicking HERE. Text from Governor DeSantis' video message...

12/12/2020

Florida Department of Health Issues Update on COVID-19 12/11/20

Today, the Florida Department of Health issued a weekly update on COVID-19. The COVID-19 daily reports continue to be updated daily and the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard also continues to be updated daily. Please find all daily reports here. Hospitalizations: As posted on the...

12/4/2020

Florida Department of Health Issues Update on COVID-19 12/04/20

Today, the Florida Department of Health issued a weekly update on COVID-19. The COVID-19 daily reports continue to be updated daily and the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard also continues to be updated daily. Please find all daily reports here. Hospitalizations: As posted on the...

11/27/2020

Florida Department of Health Issues Update on COVID-19 11/27/20

~New case positivity has decreased and remained under eight percent this week~ Today, the Florida Department of Health issued a weekly update on COVID-19. The percent positivity for new cases in Florida residents has decreased from 7.67 percent one week ago to 6.2 percent today, and has been under...

11/26/2020

Florida Department of Health Issues Update on COVID-19 Reports 11/25/20

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, the Florida Department of Health will not be providing updates to the COVID-19 dashboard and COVID-19 daily reports tomorrow, November 26. The next update of these reports will be on Friday, November 27. Florida Department of Health staff, including the laboratory...

11/20/2020

Florida Department of Health Issues Daily Update on COVID-19 11/20/20

Beginning today, November 20, this press release will be issued once per week on Fridays. The COVID-19 daily reports continue to be updated daily and the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard also continues to be updated daily. Please find all daily reports here. Hospitalizations:...

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