Thursday, November 25, 2021 and Friday, November 26, 2021 the Health Department building will be closed.

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  1. PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

    Man Bitten by Unknown Dog in Frederick County

    Man Bitten by Unknown Dog on Sunday, November 14, 2021, near the intersection of West Patrick Street and Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Maryland. Seeking Owner of Dog. Read on...
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    Frederick County Health Department Awarded National Reaccreditation

    The Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) announced it has successfully completed a review process to maintain national accreditation status through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) for the next five years. Read on...
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    RESIDENTS TURN OUT TO TURN IN UNWANTED MEDS AND SHARPS

    On Saturday, October 23, the Frederick County Health Department partnered with the Maryland State Police and the Frederick Police Department to host the Drug Enforcement Agency’s “National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day”. Read on...
  4. PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

    Man Bitten by Unknown Dog in Frederick County

    A man was bitten by a dog around 7 PM on Tuesday, November 2, 2021, outside the Olde Towne Tavern at 325 North Market Street in Frederick, Maryland. The bite occurred when the victim and dog passed each other on a narrow sidewalk. Read on...
  5. Public Health Alert

    Fox Tests Positive for Rabies in Frederick City, Maryland

    On October 5, 2021, the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) received a report from the Maryland Department of Health Rabies Laboratory that a fox found near Baughman’s Lane and Shookstown Road has tested positive for rabies. Read on...
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