Charles County Health Department

COVID-19 Call Center: Mon - Fri 9AM-5PM - Call (301) 609-6717. Saturday & Sunday from 10Am to 3PM Call (301) 609-6717 Only

Community Resources

A Healthy Charles County 

 

Drive-Through (VEIP) Testing Information

Vehicle Emissions Inspection Program (VEIP) - 28 Henry Ford Cir #2787, Waldorf, MD 20602 Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Schedule an appointment online at coronavirus.maryland.gov . Appoints are required.  No doctor’s order needed.

Follow steps below to schedule appointment.

Step 1- Go to coronavirus.maryland.gov

Step 2- Click the "Testing" tab

Step 3- Click the "Getting a COVID-19 Test" tab

Step 4- Schedule an appointment at the Waldorf VEIP testing site using the yellow box

Testing Sites in Charles County

All testing sites below offer testing by appointment only

 

 

Additional Resources for Health Insurance

  • Health Partners Inc. (301) 645-3556
  • Greater Baden Medical Services (301) 888-2233

Coronavirus Rumor Control

FEMA helps the public distinguish between rumors and facts regarding the response to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Illustration of a question mark in a comment bubble

Do your part to the stop the spread of rumors by doing three easy things:

  1. Find trusted sources of information.
  2. Share information from trusted sources.
  3. Discourage others from sharing information from unverified sources.

To find trusted sources, look for information from official public health and safety authorities. You can find many official sources at coronavirus.gov. Check your state and local government or emergency management websites and social media accounts for trusted information specific to your area.

On social media, be sure to check for a blue verified badge next to the account name. This tells you it's an official account.

Stay Informed

Get the latest public health information on coronavirus at www.coronavirus.gov.

Contact the Federal Trade Commission to file a consumer complaint about scams.

Watch how Mike joined the CDC-led National Diabetes Prevention Program and found support to make healthy lifestyle changes and reverse his diagnosis of prediabetes.

Risk Test

1 in 3 adults has prediabetes. See if you are at risk by taking the prediabetes risk test.

Take the Risk Test

 

Talk to your HealthCare Provider

Did your risk test show that you could have prediabetes? Talk to your healthcare provider about your results. He or she may want to have you come in for a visit.

Read More and talk to your Doctor

 

Contact the Charles County Department of Health

If you are at risk for diabetes, contact Angela Deal, 301-609-6885 to take advantage of the in-person or online Prevent T2 class (the National Diabetes Prevention Program).

 

Get the facts about electronic cigarettes, their health effects and the risks of using e-cigarettes.

E-cigarettes are sometimes called “e-cigs,” “vapes,” “e-hookahs,” “vape pens,” and “electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS).” Some e-cigarettes look like regular cigarettes, cigars, or pipes. Some look like USB flash drives, pens, and other everyday items.

RESOURCES

 

Visit the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence to valuable resources on alcoholism and addiction.

 

Take the Alcohol Test-Are you wondering if you have an alcohol problem?

Take the Drug Test-Are you wondering if you have a drug problem?