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In order to do our part to help prevent the COVID-19 virus spread, FCHD is currently operating on an appointment-only basis.
Para hacer nuestra parte para ayudar a prevenir la propagación del virus COVID-19, el Departamento de Salud del Condado de Frederick actualmente está operando solo con citas programadas.

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Frederick County Statistics on COVID-19 Response

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  1. PUBLIC HEALTH ALERT

    Man Bitten by Unknown Cat in Frederick County

    A man was bitten by an unknown cat on Sunday, April 4, 2021, around 10:00 AM on Cherokee Trail in Frederick, Maryland. Read on...
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    Drug Disposal Event Scheduled for Saturday, April 24 , 2021

    On Saturday, April 24, 2021 Frederick County will take part in the Drug Enforcement Agency’s (DEA) “National Prescription Drug Take Back Day”. This event offers residents the chance to dispose of expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs. Read on...
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    Frederick County Ranks Among the Healthiest Counties in Maryland

    The 2021 County Health Rankings released today shows that Frederick County is consistently ranked among the healthiest counties in Maryland, in the highest 75%-100%. Read on...
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    Cat Tests Positive for Rabies in Frederick County

    On March 18, 2021, the Frederick County Health Department (FCHD) received a report that a stray cat collected near the intersection of Walter Martz Road and Yellow Springs Road in Frederick, Maryland, has tested positive for the rabies virus. Read on...
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    Fox Tests Positive for Rabies in Frederick County

    On March 16, 2021, the Frederick County Health Department received a report from the MD Dept of Health Rabies Laboratory that a fox roaming in Catoctin Mountain Park and Cunningham Falls State Park has tested positive for rabies. Read on...
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