Henry Ford Health Reports Major Increase In COVID-19 Hospitalizations, Up 60% Since End Of OctoberHenry Ford Hospital official’s say they’ve seen almost an 60% rise in COVID-19 hospitalizations since the end of October. They say most of those hospitalized are unvaccinated.
Pfizer Seeks FDA Emergency Use Authorization For Its Experimental COVID-19 Antiviral PillPfizer announced it is seeking emergency use authorization from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration for its experimental antiviral COVID-19 pill, known as PF-07321332 or Paxlovid.
Genesee County Dropping School Mask Order On Dec. 22The department strongly recommends that students still wear masks, but the policy will be up to school officials, said Dr. Pamela Hackert, the county medical director.
Michigan Surpasses 70% COVID Vaccination Milestone For Ages 16 And Older, Officials SayAccording to the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, nearly 5.7 million people have received at least one dose.
Detroit School District Opening COVID Vaccine Clinic On Nov. 13 For Eligible KidsThe Detroit Health Department is partnering with the Detroit Public Schools Community District to hold its first COVID vaccination clinic for kids this weekend.
Beaumont Warns Metro Detroit Is In 'Fourth COVID-19 Surge'Beaumont Health officials warn that Metro Detroit is experiencing another surge in COVID-19 cases as the health system says they have about 400 COVID-19 patients across its hospitals.
MSU And U Of M Sanctioning Staff, Students Who Do Not Comply With Vaccine MandatesMSU and U of M were among the first universities to issue vaccine mandates back in July.
Court Will Take New Look At Masks In Michigan Religious SchoolsA federal appeals court agreed Wednesday to reconsider a challenge to COVID-19 mask orders affecting students in a Michigan religious school.
Appointments Available For Pediatric Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine In Oakland CountyMore than 7,000 residents in Oakland County have made appointments to receive the pediatric dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, and there are still appointments available.
Grosse Pointe Public Schools Debating Whether To Defy County Mask MandateThe debate over masks in Metro Detroit schools is back in the spotlight.
Traverse City-Based Munson Healthcare Goes 'Red' To Care For COVID PatientsA major health care provider in northern Michigan said it is putting an emphasis on COVID-19 care and reducing other services after a spike in the region.
Pfizer, BioNTech Seek FDA Authorization For COVID-19 Vaccine Booster For All AdultsPfizer and BioNTech said on Tuesday they're seeking emergency use authorization from the US Food and Drug Administration for a COVID-19 vaccine booster for all individuals age 18 and older.
Biden Vax-Test Mandate Covers Government Workers In MichiganMichigan is one of 26 states to operate and enforce workplace safety rules instead of the U.S. government.
Metro Detroit Kicks Off First Full Week Of COVID Vaccine Clinics For Children Ages 5-11More clinics are set to open next week across the region.
Detroit Opening COVID Vaccine Appointments For Children Ages 5 To 11 Starting Nov. 8With doctors' offices receiving an overwhelming amount of calls from parents for vaccines, local counties and health clinics are opening, and the City of Detroit is one of them.