Since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic in Massachusetts, the Roundtable has collaborated with leaders from industry, government, non-profits, labor, education, business groups and local officials to provide MBR members with helpful resources in response to the pandemic. As we continue to disseminate information to better serve our communities and our fellow citizens, it is also encouraging to see member companies stepping up in a variety of ways to help their employees and communities.

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Vaccine Rollout: For the latest updates on the rollout of the vaccine, visit
Data: The Commonwealth of Massachusetts releases daily data updates on cases, testing, and hospitalizations. View the Commonwealth’s dashboard.
Testing: Need to get tested? Check out this directory of testing sites near you.
Re-opening the Economy: The Baker-Polito Administration’s multi-phased plan to safely reopen the Massachusetts including getting people back to work and easing social restrictions is outlined here.
“Move the Needle”
“Move the Needle” is a campaign led by the national Business Roundtable that captures the business community’s continued efforts to end the COVID-19 pandemic and reinvigorate the U.S. economy. Follow the conversation on social media using #MoveTheNeedle and check out below resources for employers.
Vaccination Resources for Employers
The national Business Roundtable launched the Health Action Alliance (HAA). In partnership with the Ad Council, the CDC Foundation, the de Beaumont Foundation, and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, HAA is strengthening and accelerating the business community’s response to COVID-19. Below are some resources outlined by HAA to deliver to employers seeking to raise awareness and education among employees and within the business community on the COVID-19 vaccinations:
Quick Start Guide: Preparing Your Company for COVID-19 Vaccines
Resources by Category
COVID-19 Vaccines—A Conversation Guide for Managers
Resources for Employees Dealing with Pandemic-Related Stress & Anxiety
Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about the COVID-19 Vaccines
Ways Business Can Align with Public Health for Bold Action and Innovation
Audience Insights and Messaging Guidance for Black, Hispanic, American Indian and Alaska Native Communities
Small Business Resources


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