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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Health Department’s Behavioral Health Services Division Program Earns Three-Year CARF Accreditation

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CARF International announced that the Frederick County Health Department’s Behavioral Health Services Division has been accredited for a period of three years for its Outpatient Mental Health Clinic. This is the first accreditation that the international ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

River Update

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The Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) is following up from the May 22 Press Release that encouraged residents to avoid flood waters. Rivers and creeks are no longer being impacted by sewage overflows that occurred due to recent flooding and heavy ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Annual Open Burn Ban Notification

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The Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) reminds county residents that there is an open burning ban in effect from June 1st through August 31st.  Open burning permits cannot be used during this time period.  This ban does not apply ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Flooded Wells, Sewage Spills and Sewage Back-ups

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As a result of recent storms, residents are experiencing flooded wells, sewage spills, and sewage back-ups.

Any and all areas containing sewage should be remediated as soon as possible in order to maintain a healthy living environment. Thorough cleaning of...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Local Health Improvement Action Plans Update: ACEs Work Group Hosts Parent Café

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The Frederick County Health Care Coalition Board of Directors is hosting an evening presentation of the Local Health Improvement Action Plans on June 20, 2018 to present updates from the top three health priorities for health improvement established durin...

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