In the State of Massachusetts, "People age 16 and older who live, work, or study in Massachusetts can get vaccinated."
En el Estado de Massachusetts, "las personas mayores de 16 años que viven, trabajan o estudian en Massachusetts pueden vacunarse."
The Lawrence Board of Health data regarding case counts come directly from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) and their surveillance system (MAVEN). We use the language and terminology per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidance, and recent guidance categorizes all confirmed or presumptive positive cases as positive.
We will be posting the stats on a weekly basis
The Board understands that case counts may be higher, due to a number of factors:
This is the process that the Lawrence Board of Health, and all local health departments, is following.