Posted: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

Flu 2018 – Not too late for that vaccine

NOT TOO LATE FOR FLU VACCINES Westover, Md. – Flu season is at full peak and this year the number of flu cases nationwide has been high. It is not too late to get a flu vaccine and protect yourself. The Somerset County Health Department continues to hold mass clinics for flu vaccinations at 7920 Crisfield Highway in…

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Posted: Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

State releases second quarter fatal overdose data

Baltimore, MD (October 24, 2017) – The Maryland Department of Health today released data for fatal overdoses in the second quarter of 2017. During this period, which encompasses January through June of 2017, there were 1,172 overdose-related deaths in the state, including 799 fentanyl-related deaths. The report can be found here. Click here to read the full press…

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Posted: Saturday, July 1st, 2017

Notice to the Public & Language Accessibility Statement

NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC NON-DISCRIMINATION STATEMENT AND ACCESSIBILITY REQUIREMENTS You can view the full notice here.. The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (the Department) complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude people, or treat them differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. The Department, upon…

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