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Garrett Co. Health Dept.
1025 Memorial Drive
Oakland, MD 21550

Main Phone:
or 301-895-3111
FAX: 301-334-7701

See department pages for individual phone numbers

In the event of a public health emergency call 301-334-7777 or 301-895-3111 during regular office hours.  Normal hours are Monday-Friday from 8 a.m -5 p.m.  If after normal operating hours call 301-334-1930.

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Welcome to the Garrett County Health Department

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Working Together for a Healthier Tomorrow

Our Mission:

To promote, protect and improve
the health of citizens and visitors of Garrett County. 

Our Vision:

Garrett County, a healthier place to live, work and play.

Click Here for information on Zika Virus.

Click Here for Presentation on
Preliminary Health Assesment Survey Results




Click on Community Health Assessment picture to access pdf.



Links to Data:

2015 Maryland Jurisdictional Health Rankings

GCHD's Network of Care SiteNetwork Of Care Pic

Local and State Laws:

Local Health Planning:

Environmental Health:

Compilation and Review of GIS-Based Ground-Water Quality Data From Multiple Databases For Garrett County, Maryland

Environmental health in Maryland is the responsibility of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene's Environmental Health Bureau, the Maryland Department of the Environment, local health departments, and other agencies.  These agencies work together to monitor and promote the health of Maryland's citizens through improvements in environmental quality and control of environmental hazards.  A Memorandum of Understanding among the agencies lays out the environmental health programs and responsibilities.Click here for Memorandum of Understanding.

Other Links:

The Door to Healthcare - Western Maryland's Link to Maryland Health Connection

Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene

Garrett County Health Department Brochure (PDF)

Maryland Community and Public Health Administration

Maryland Community Services Locator

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs:
Home Page or Transition Assistance

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