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Edwin F. Singer, L.E.H.S
Health Officer

Henry G. Taylor, M.D., M.P.H Deputy Health Officer
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Carroll County Health Department - Carroll County Maryland
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      Welcome to the Carroll County Health Department (CCHD) web site.
The CCHD, as a unit of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) within the government of the State of Maryland, serves the residents of Carroll County. By assessing health needs and advocating for public health, the CCHD works to ensure quality community health. We provide information on public health topics and deliver select medical and various environmental health services. More information on subjects such as food, air and water quality; disease; substance abuse; vaccinations; rabies; and disaster preparedness can be found on our site.


The Health Department will be closed on Monday, October 12, 2015, for Columbus Day.
Flu Season is here! Time to get your flu shot.

The flu shot is important for everyone, but especially for people at high risk of the flu and complications, such as older adults, children, pregnant women, and people with chronic illnesses.

For more information on the flu, and Flu Vaccine Finder, visit

Talk to your doctor before getting a flu shot. Ask which kind of shot is best for you.

Call your provider or a pharmacy or clinic before getting the shot.


Is the flu vaccine in stock?

Do you accept my insurance?

What are the pharmacy/clinic hours?

List of area pharmacies and clinics offering flu shots

Flu Vaccination Clinics at Carroll County Senior Centers


Preparing for Fall Storms
Hurricane season in Maryland runs through November 30th. Be prepared for storms, and possible flooding and power outages by:

- Cleaning storm drains and gutters.

- Making sure your emergency kit is stocked with water, flashlights and a radio, extra batteries, food, medicines, and other things your family would need.

- Teaching all family members important phone numbers, and how to text.

- Stay informed! Local radio stations include WBAL 1090 AM, WTTR 1470 AM, WGRX 100.7 FM, WIYY 97.9 FM; Local TV stations WMAR 2, WBAL 11, WJZ 13, Chanel 19, and WBFF 45

Carroll County Department of Public Safety - alerts and road closures

Carroll County Health Department - health and safety tips

Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene Storm Tips page


 ***Ebola Information*** 


**FAQs: New Vaccine Requirements for Children**

Carroll Residents Eligible For Dental Discount Program

Carroll County Local Health Improvement Process


Quick Links

Advance Health Directives:
Click Here for the Office of the Attorney General

Maryland Insurance Administration

*Sealing Abandoned Wells

Partnership for a Healthier Carroll County Inc.
Community Health Resources Commission Year 1 LHIC Report

Procurement Opportunities


Department of Veterans Affairs
Carroll County Coalition Against Underage Drinking

We Are A Tobacco Free Campus

The Mission of our Health Department is to create and sustain a community of wellness in Carroll County. Our commitment is to assure the optimum quality of life by empowering the public with knowledge and resources through advocacy and community partnerships. 

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the State of Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
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