Massachusetts COVID-19 Vaccines

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MA DPH updates indoor mask recommendations for vaccinated residents

BOSTON — The state’s Department of Public Health released updated guidelines on indoor mask-wearing for fully vaccinated individuals Friday. The department recommended that fully vaccinated individuals wear face coverings indoors when they are not in their own homes if they have weakened immune systems or are at an increased risk because of age or preexisting conditions.
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Massachusetts Recommending Some Fully Vaccinated People Wear Face Masks Indoors

BOSTON (CBS) — The Department of Public Health is now recommending that some fully vaccinated people in Massachusetts wear face masks indoors. The updated advisory comes on the heels of new Centers For Disease Control Guidance that recommends face masks indoors for everyone in areas of substantial or high COVID transmission. According to the CDC, Barnstable County and Nantucket are listed as substantial risk. Suffolk, Bristol, Plymouth and Hampden Counties are at high risk. (WBZ-TV) The state said the new guidance is intended to “maximize protection of vulnerable individuals from the Delta variant.” DPH “recommends that a fully vaccinated person wear a mask...

Amid Delta’s Rise, Some Mass. Restaurants Are Requiring Proof Of Vaccination

While Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker has so far been wary of any kind of vaccine mandate, some employers and businesses are taking matters into their own hands by requiring it for workers – and sometimes for customers who want to do things like dine inside. In for Jim Braude, Adam Reilly was joined by two local businesspeople to hear how they are navigating the situation: James Gracik, a producer at Jacques Cabaret in Boston, and Kari Kuelzer, owner of Grendel’s Den in Cambridge.