"Mayor Demings is fully vaccinated and boosted and is experiencing mild symptoms."
“We're working around the clock to keep up the momentum so Floridians have access to lifesaving monoclonal antibody therapies,” the Florida Department of Health tweeted.
The number of Florida hospital inpatients with COVID-19 was down slightly Tuesday from a week earlier, according to data posted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
After facing heavy criticism last month for not securing enough tests for Americans, the Biden administration has launched a website that will allow households to order at-home test kits — starting Jan. 19.
Port Canaveral is joining Miami, Tampa, and Fort Lauderdale with the latest round of cruise cancellations fueled by the coronavirus omicron variant. Port Canaveral’s CEO Captain John Murray calls it a bump in the road for the industry.
Officials address the latest COVID-19 data in Orange County and efforts to combat the recent surge of the omicron variant.
DeSantis opened his major address with a subject he has hammered over and over again during the coronavirus pandemic: Florida won’t be a lockdown state and mandates that other states imposed to fight COVID-19 don’t work.
Some experts say cases could start to drop rapidly soon.
Under the new policy Americans will be able to either purchase home testing kits for free under their insurance or submit receipts for the tests for reimbursement, up to the monthly per-person limit.
A new coronavirus testing site opens at Camping World Stadium in Orlando on Monday.
Several restaurants in the greater Orlando area have shut down because their staff members have tested positive for COVID-19.
Florida totaled nearly 400,000 new COVID-19 cases during the week that ended Thursday, as the highly contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus raced through the state, according to a Department of Health report issued Friday.
Gov. Ron DeSantis said Thursday the state is shipping about 1 million at-home coronavirus tests to nursing homes and assisted living facilities, with the kits set to arrive over the weekend.
Mixed messages are coming from the State of Florida and from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about who should be getting a COVID-19 test.
To meet the surge in demand for COVID testing, Volusia County is opening a new testing site at the Volusia County Fairgrounds.
Officials say watch out for people selling fake at-home testing kits too.
A new COVID-19 variant named IHU has been detected in France
The event is being held to help decrease the long lines and wait times for appointments at COVID-19 test sites.
Before classes start Monday, students will have to take a COVID-19 test. If a student tests positive, they'll have to leave campus immediately.
A top Florida tourism official called the future of travel to the state “bright” and said there are no plans to slow marketing efforts, even with the rapid spread of the omicron variant of the coronavirus.