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Carroll County Health Department, Bureau of Community Health Nursing Email
290 S. Center Street
Westminster, MD 21157-5222

410-876-4900 - voice

Contact 1Tierney Youngling, MSN, RN, CNL, CHEP
Director of Nursing - Bureau of Community Health Nursing
410-876-4925 - voice
Contact 2Norma L. Austin, MSN, RN, CNL, CHEP
Assistant Director of Nursing – Bureau of Community Health Nursing
410-876-4801 - voice
PurposeTo partner with Carroll County residents to promote, protect, and maintain their health. Emphasis is placed on prevention; primary (health promoting activities) and secondary (early diagnosis and prompt treatment of illness).

Callers may use the direct numbers listed below or call the Health Department main numbers 410-876-4900 or 800-966-3877 and ask for the 4-digit extension of the program. In Spanish (en Espanol) 410-876-4991

•ADMINISTRATIVE CARE COORDINATION UNIT (ACCU) OMBUDSMAN: 410-876-4941, 410-876-4940, and 410-876-4908 - Assistance with Maryland Medical Assistance issues after enrollment

• ADULT EVALUATION AND REVIEW SERVICES (AERS): 410-876-4949 - Assistance and resources for adults and disabled persons at risk for nursing home placement

• BEST BEGINNINGS: 410-876-4942 A prenatal care program for Carroll County resident, income eligible women who are not eligible for health insurance or medical assistance

• BREAST AND CERVICAL CANCER SCREENING PROGRAM (BCCP): 410-876-4423 Income eligible Mammograms, GYN exams, diagnostic, and treatment services

• CIGARETTE RESTITUTION PROGRAM: 410-876-4443 Tobacco cessation; cancer education and screening

• COLORECTAL CANCER SCREENING: 410-876-4423 and 410-876-4966 Colonoscopy screening, diagnosis, and treatment; cancer education and screening

• COMMUNICABLE DISEASE: 410-876-4771 Adult immunizations (including Flu); surveillance and outbreak investigation; Rabies prevention and control; refugee health; and Tuberculosis (TB) prevention and control

• COMMUNITY FIRST CHOICE (CFC): 410-876-4949 Nurse assessment and monitoring services for Medical Assistance children, adults or adult waiver recipients with chronic health problems or disabilities needing personal assistance services

• INFANT AND TODDLERS PROGRAM: 410-876-4779 and 410-876-4989 Nursing services for children with developmental delays ages birth to 3 years

• MATERNAL CHILD HEALTH (MCH): 410-876-4942 Case management, nursing support of children with special health care needs, childhood immunizations, management of elevated lead cases, school health program, School Health Council, home birth verifications, and school based hearing and vision screening

• HIV/AIDS: 410-876-4771 Education, testing, case management, medical management, and support services

• LIONS CLUB VISION PROGRAM: 410-876-4949 Assist low-income, county residents with applying for an eye exam and/or eye glasses through the Lions Club Vision Program.

• MARYLAND CHILDREN'S HEALTH PROGRAM (MCHP): 410-876-4916, 410-876-4960, 410-876-4421, 410-876-4914 Assistance with Maryland Medical Assistance eligibility for children, pregnant women, and adults

• MORBIDITY, MORTALITY, AND QUALITY REVIEW: 410-876-4923 Child Fatality, Domestic Violence Fatality, and Fetal/Infant Mortality Review teams

• ORAL HEALTH PROGRAM: 410-876-4918 and 410-876-4852 Pediatric dental program; community referrals for un-insured dental care; school fluoride rinse program; and community based oral health education programs

• REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH:410-876-4930 and 410-876-4932 Family Planning, pregnancy testing, Emergency Contraception, and Colposcopy services for women; Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI/STD) services for men and women

• WIC: 410-876-4898 The WIC program (Women, Infants, and Children) provides low-income pregnant and breast-feeding women and children up to age 5 with healthy food, nutrition education, and breastfeeding support

Area ServedCarroll County and surrounding areas for some programs
SubjectsAids, Birth Control, Blood Pressure, Cancer, Childbirth, Children, Communicable Disease, Emergency Management/Preparedness, Geriatric Evaluation, Health Care Organizations, Health Fairs, Hearing - Assistance, Home Care Services, Infant Care, Medicare/Medicaid/Medigap, Nurses And Nursing, Pregnancy, Sexual Health Information, Support Groups, Wellness
Last Updated12 March 2021