Contact:
 Case Management Program
 Snow Hill Health Center 
 
 Phone: 410-632-0092
 
 Cost: Free for eligible consumers.
altMedical Assistance Transportation (MA Transportation) transports Medicaid recipients to medically necessary appointments or Non Emergency Medical Transportation (NEMT).

 

 






MA Transportation transports Medicaid recipients to medically necessary appointments locally and to facilities outside of the tri-county area in certain circumstances.

This service is provided by the Case Management Program.


How to access services:

 

Contact the MA Transportation Office to complete a short eligibility interview over the phone. Provide staff with your appointment and the most efficient means of transportation that is available will be provided. Aside from our in-house drivers we utilize taxi services, ambulances (wheelchair and stetcher) and buses to transport clients.

To schedule transportation please contact: 410-632-0092.
Hours of operation: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Emergency Transportation
Interfaith Caregivers: 410-352-5382

Telamon Corporation
(Migrant and Seasonal farm workers only): 410-546-4604

Medical Transport
American Cancer Society (Cancer patients only): 800-227-2345

Disabled American Veterans – Auxiliary
Chapter #34 (Veterans only): 410-546-8764

SSTAP -- Specilized State Transportation
Assistance Program: 443-260-2300

Public Transportation
Ocean City Transportation Department: 410-723-1606

SHORE UP! -- Transportation Assistance Program
(transports Head Start students only): 410-749-1142

Shore Transit : 443-260-2300


State of Maryland MA Transportation Website: 
http://mmcp.dhmh.maryland.gov/communitysupport/SitePages/ambulance.aspx 

 

Substance Abuse Help

 

Zika Information

 

Rabies Information


     

WCHD News

(Snow Hill, MD)- Worcester County Emergency Service officials urge residents to exercise extreme caution and check on elderly and infirm neighbors during the heatwave forecasted to last through Sunday. Heat indexes for the shore are expected to rise above 100 degrees this week and exposure to extreme heat can be dangerous for humans and animals, even deadly.

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Extreme Heat often results in the highest number of annual deaths among all weather-related hazards. In most of the United States, extreme heat is defined as a long period (2 to 3 days) of high heat and humidity with temperatures above 90 degrees. In extreme heat, evaporation is slowed and the body must work extra hard to maintain a normal temperature. This can lead to death by overworking the human body. Remember that:

Extreme heat can occur quickly and without warning.

Older adults, children, and sick or overweight individuals are at greater risk from extreme heat.

Humidity increases the feeling of heat as measured by a heat index.

IF YOU ARE UNDER AN EXTREME HEAT WARNING:

  • Find air conditioning.
  • Avoid strenuous activities.
  • Watch for heat illness.
  • Wear light clothing.
  • Check on family members and neighbors.
  • Drink plenty of fluids.
  • Watch for heat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heatstroke.
  • Never leave people or pets in a closed car.

Learn more tips for staying cool and safe during extreme heat by clicking the image below

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Health Department emphasizes the importance of rabies prevention and safety

Snow Hill, MD- The Worcester County Health Department has confirmed eight rabies cases locally since the beginning of 2019, emphasizing the importance of rabies awareness and proper pet vaccination. The latest confirmed positive rabies case was a groundhog found on Manklin Creek Rd in the Ocean Pines area on July 3.

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Men's Health Month

The purpose of Men’s Health Month is to heighten the awareness of preventable health problems and encourage early detection and treatment of disease among men and boys. This month gives health care providers, public policy makers, the media, and individuals an opportunity to encourage men and boys to seek regular medical advice and early treatment for disease and injury. The response has been overwhelming with thousands of awareness activities in the USA and around the globe.

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Summer Wellness Camp

The Worcester County Health Department will host a free, week-long health and wellness camp for youth age 12-17 this summer. From June 17-21, campers will learn about the importance of health, fitness, setting personal goals and much more. The summer camp is part of Worcester Health’s Promoting Health Among Teens program and will feature guest speakers, snacks and lunch, learning activities and field trips to locations around Worcester including the Jolly Roger amusement park in Ocean City.

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