Health Department Additional Services

The Health Department has several services that stand alone, without a specific category. Below are those programs.


Birth Certificate Services/Death Certificate Services - Information about how to get a birth certificate for yourself or your children.

Medicaid Transport Services - The Medical Assistance Transportation Program provides transportation services to qualifying clients who need medical care and have no transportation.


Refugee and New American Health Assessment & Referral Services - The Howard County Health Department works together with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) Refugee Health Program to ensure that newly arriving refugee, asylees, paroles, and other immigrants receive a thorough health screening with appropriate follow-up care, and needed referrals.