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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Vaccine Update:

Frederick Health is working in close coordination with the Frederick County Health Department on Collaborative COVID-19 Community Vaccination Efforts. Frederick Health is now vaccinating Frederick Health Medical Group patients, age 75 and up.

Please note: Vaccine clinics are by appointment only. No walk-in vaccinations will be provided.

  • If you are an existing patient of Frederick Health Medical Group, you will receive additional information directly from Frederick Health Medical Group with instructions to register for a vaccine clinic.
  • If you are not a patient of Frederick Health Medical Group, please visit the Frederick County Health Department website at health.frederickcountymd.gov for information on public vaccination clinics.

You can text FredCoVID19 to 888777 for COVID-19 text updates from the health department. For additional information on the vaccines, please visit FrederickHealth.org/COVIDVaccine and prepare to #RollUpYourSleeve in an effort to protect yourself and others from COVID-19.

This is an evolving situation and we will be updating this information on an ongoing basis.


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Frederick Health is closely monitoring the current outbreak of COVID-19. We continue to work through and are in constant communication with the Frederick County Health Department. We will adjust our procedures based on their guidance as the local public health authority, and on the needs of our community. For more information & updates specific to COVID-19 in Maryland - including up-to-date testing and laboratory confirmed case numbers, please visit the official CDC website or the official Maryland Coronavirus website.

If you receive a positive COVID diagnosis, learn more about how to take care of yourself at home, and when it’s time to seek emergency care.

Managing Symptoms At Home: English | Spanish
When to Seek Emergency Care: English | Spanish

Helpful Information & Resources:

COVID-19 Testing Site

If you or someone you know plans to visit our testing site soon, we suggest arriving to the testing site early in the day. As a reminder, the testing site opens daily at 7a.m. Scheduling updates are also posted on the Frederick Health Facebook page.PLEASE NOTE: Flu shots are not available at our COVID-19 testing site.

Our COVID-19 testing site is located at Frederick Health Village off of Monocacy Blvd:

1 Frederick Health Way
Frederick, MD 21701
Click Here for directions
Testing Site Handout (ENGLISH
/ SPANISH)
*Test Results: 240-566-3152

*Due to high testing volume, we are experiencing increased turnaround times for results and increased phone calls. If you do not speak with one of our team members, please leave a message and we will return your call within 48 hours. If at any time you feel short of breath or are having a medical emergency, call 911 or go to the Emergency Department. Please inform ER/EMS that you have been tested for COVID-19 so they can be properly protected.‚Äč

Testing runs daily (7A.M.-2 P.M.) and is available to all, no symptoms required. For the lastest information on schedule changes & testing site updates, please visit our official Facebook page.


Antibody Testing is Available

Antibody testing requires a physician order. Talk to your doctor about whether antibody testing is right for you.

When to Visit the ER/Urgent Care

It’s simple: wearing a mask is one of the best way to prevent the spread of COVID-19.

But, if you have symptoms after possible exposure, there are things you can do to protect yourself and your family at home, too. For example. regularly clean all shared spaces like kitchen counters and doorknobs, and stay in one room or away from others until your symptoms go away.

If your symptoms become serious, seek emergency medical attention immediately. You may need emergency care if you have:

- Trouble breathing
- Persistent pain or pressure in your chest
- Sudden confusion
- Inability to wake or stay awake
- Bluish lips or face

Please keep our emergency services top of mind and don’t hesitate to contact us when you need us.


ADDITIONAL SERVICES (NON-EMERGENCY)

VIRTUAL VISIT

Get fast, easy access to healthcare with Frederick Health Virtual Visit. See a provider on your schedule - no appointment needed.

For those experiencing mild-to-moderate flu symptoms (cough, sore throat, congestion, runny nose, headaches, chills, and fatigue), Virtual Visit allows you to reduce your exposure to others while getting answers to your healthcare concerns.

Start an Online Consult

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URGENT CARE

For mild-to-moderate flu symptoms (cough, sore throat, congestion, runny nose, headaches, chills, and fatigue) Urgent Care is a quick and convenient healthcare option.

We're here for you with two convenient locations:

  • FREDERICK OFFICE
    (across from Frederick Health Hospital)
    P: 301-698-8374
    501 W. 7th Street
    Frederick, MD 21701

  • URBANA OFFICE
    P: 301-698-8374
    3430 Worthington Blvd.
    Frederick, MD 21704

Learn More

Visitor Policy & Restrictions

Visitors to Frederick Health Hospital

*These restrictions also apply to our Frederick Health Medical Group sites/locations.

By Order of The Governor, all hospital visitation is prohibited except for the following situations:

  • Compassionate Care;
  • Parents/Guardians with minor children patients;
  • Obstetrics; and
  • Support persons for individuals with disabilities.

With respect to the four situations listed above, hospitals shall limit visitation to only those visitors who are essential for the patient’s physical or emotional well-being and shall comply with all CDC guidance regarding visitation.

Read the official guidelines

How to Protect Yourself & Others

With no vaccine currently available to prevent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the CDC highly recommends the following everyday preventive actions to help prevent the spread of respiratory disease:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

Face Mask Patterns & Resources

Some approved patterns and tutorials for homemade masks are linked below:

To review the CDC's Use of Cloth Face Coverings to Help Slow the Spread of COVID-19, please CLICK HERE.