BOONSBORO, Md. (WDVM) — The Maryland Department of Health released the top ten nursing home facilities in the state based on who has the highest COVID-19 rates.
Fahrney-Keedy Senior Living Community in Boonsboro fell in the number one ranking with 100% of its staff vaccinated. The local nursing home attributes its high vaccination rate to only employing staff who were willing to get the COVID-19 vaccine or who were approved for a medical or religious vaccination exemption.
Other local nursing homes that also had 100% of staff vaccinated included Althea Woodland Nursing Home, Manor Care Health Services-Potomac, Carriage Hill Bethesda, Maplewood Park Place and Brighton Gardens of Tuckerman Lane.