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Information for the Uninsured and Underinsured

Baltimore County Department of Health
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212-2130

Phone: 410-887-BCHD (2243)
TTY users call via Maryland Relay

State Health Insurance Programs

Medical Assistance for Families
Provides health care to parents, children up to the age of 21, and caretaker relatives. For additional information, call 410-887-2957 or apply online with the Department of Human Resources.

Maryland Children's Health Insurance Program (MCHP)
Provides health insurance to pregnant women and children with low to moderate income. For more information, call 410-887-2957 or apply online with the Department of Human Resources.

Maryland Health Insurance Plan (MHIP)
Offers affordable health insurance to Marylanders who are unable to obtain health insurance coverage through other resources.

Maryland’s Senior Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
Provides information, counseling and assistance to Medicare beneficiaries.

Department of Health -  Health Care Services

Access to Care (Partners Health Improvement Program)
Provides services to the uninsured and underinsured and links clients to community resources. For more information, call 410-887-8629.

Cancer Programs
Provides education and screening services for income and age eligible residents. cancer diagnosis and treatment services may also be available for individuals screened through our program. For more information, call 410-887-3456.

Dental Services

  • Dental services are available for residents birth -21 years of age and 60 years or older who do not have any form of dental insurance. Cost is based on a sliding fee scale.

  • Find out if you are eligible for dental services through the Baltimore County Department of Health Dental Access and Referral Program by calling 410-887-2781. Those who qualify can receive a discounted fee for services provided by private participating general dentists and specialists.

Family Planning Services
Counseling and a full range of family planning and birth control methods are provided. Pregnancy testing and sexually transmitted disease testing and treatment are also available. Fees are based on ability to pay; however, no one will be turned away if they lack funds to pay.

Well Child Clinic
Provides preventive care for residents from birth through 21 years of age.

Community Health Care Services

CVS Minute Clinic
MinuteClinic offers a clear, straight-forward directory of the conditions we treat, along with an up-front list of their costs. To find a location nearest you, call 1-866-369-ASAP (2727).

Chase Brexton Health Services (Randallstown Office)
Chase Brexton Health Services, Inc. is a growth-oriented provider of patient-centered interdisciplinary health care for our diverse communities including those individuals who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender; HIV infected and affected; and all others who face barriers accessing quality health care. Call 410-496-6441 to speak with a financial aide specialist about receiving services.

Park West Health System (Reisterstown Road Plaza Office)
Offers wide range of health services to people of every age. Offers wide range of health services to people of every age. Call 410-764-2266 to speak with a financial aide specialist.

University of Maryland Dental School
Provides complete family dental care while helping patients prevent dental disease. Call 410-706-7101 to schedule an appointment.

Prescription Assistance Services
Get help with the cost of your medications.

Prescription Drug Card
A card that can be used at participating pharmacies to obtain prescription medications at a discounted cost.

Partnership for Prescription Assistance
Call -866-4PPA-NOW (1-888-477-2669) to see if which program can offer you assistance with your prescription.

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Revised July 29, 2014

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