Partner Category: Frederick County Health Department


Back to School Vaccination Clinic June 8 for Rising 7th Graders

Children entering 7th grade in August are required to have TDaP and MCV4 vaccinations, which protect against tetanus, diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough), and meningitis. See Maryland Vaccine Requirements for Children. The best place to get back to school vaccinations is at your child’s medical home or pediatrician. Call your child’s pediatrician today for an appointment OR call the...

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Healthy Businesses = Healthy Employees

Did you know 83 percent of American employees are stressed by at least one thing at work? Have you heard that people with diabetes lose more than eight days per year from work, accounting for 14 million disability days? Or worker stress accounts for 20 percent of direct costs and is associated with high job...

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What Is The Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA)?

Did you know that good health is more than not being sick or getting routine medical care? For many people in our community, good health is influenced by personal behaviors, the clinical care we receive, social and economic factors, and where we live. Other factors, called social determinants of health, can also impact our health....