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Information for the Uninsured and Underinsured

Baltimore County Department of Health
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212-2130
Email: hhs@baltimorecountymd.gov

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

State Health Insurance Programs

Maryland Children's Health Program (MCHP)
Provision of health insurance through Medical Assistance to pregnant women, children, parents, caretaker relatives and non-disabled single adults who meet eligibility requirements. Makes referrals to MCHP Premium Program and to qualified health plans as part of the Affordable Care Act. For more information, call 410-887-2957 or apply online with the Department of Human Resources.

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

Department of Health -  Health Care Services

Administrative Care Coordination Unit  (ACCU):
Assistance to Medicaid recipients to help them gain prompt and appropriate medical coverage through coordination of care and linkage to community resources. For more information, call 410-887-8741.

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 through 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.

Partners Health Improvement Program
Provision of health information, community-based referrals and linkage to care to uninsured and underinsured Baltimore County residents. For more information, call 410-887-8629.

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

Community Health Care Services

Baltimore Medical System
A community-based, independent non-profit dedicated to improving the health and wellness of medically underserved communities in the Greater Baltimore area.

CVS Minute Clinic
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)
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 a 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

www.NeedyMeds.org
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 September 19, 2014

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