Department of Health Overview
Gregory Wm. Branch, M.D., MBA, CPE
Director, Health and Human Services | Health Officer
6401 York Road, Third Floor
Baltimore, Maryland 21212-2130
Phone: 410-887-BCHD (2243)
TTY users call via Maryland Relay
It is the vision of the Baltimore County Department of Health to have healthy people living, working and playing in Baltimore County. We aim to promote health and prevent disease by educating communities, advocating for healthy lifestyles, linking people to resources and treating various health conditions. As a service-oriented agency, we encourage you to use this valuable tool to access our services, get important health information, or to contact us.
Medical Assistance Enrollment Event – Saturday, January 31, from 9 a.m. to noon at Drumcastle Government Center, staff will be available to help you apply for Medical Assistance or to start the process for a qualified health plan. Please bring income verification such as pay stubs, tax return. For more information, call 410-887-8629.
February is National Children's Dental Health Month - Baltimore County has low-cost dental services for children and adults.
National Black HIV and AIDS Awareness Day is February 7 - Five, free HIV testing clinics will be held from February 2 to 7 in observance of this day.
Trying to quit smoking in 2015? - Baltimore County Health Department has a number of free smoking cessation classes. Which one is right for you?
Programs and Services
Community Event Requests: If you are interested in the Department of Health participating in your community event, please complete our Web form. If you do not have Web access, call 410-887-8467.
Revised January 29, 2015