Healthcare and COVID-19 Information and Resources
Allegany County and the Allegany County Department of Health are working to provide our residents with information regarding the effects of COVID-19 and best practices for staying healthy during this time.
UPMC Western Maryland created a resource site with pertinent information relating to COVID-19 and hospital resources available to Western Marylanders. To see hospital updates, visitation restrictions, find help, or contact UPMC, visit: https://www.wmhs.com/coronavirus-information/
The CDC is working hard to provide important updates and resources for individuals, families, and communities. To learn more, visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html
The Maryland Department of Health (MDH) has developed a page dedicated to providing updated information about COVID-19 throughout Maryland. The Maryland Emergency Management Agency will update this dashboard daily at 10 a.m. based on the most recently available data from across the state. Click here to view the latest updates: https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/
The Governor signed emergency legislation on March 19, 2020 that includes: No Fees or Co-pays for COVID-19 Tests – Ensuring that Marylanders will not be charged fees or co-pays for COVID-19 tests No Price-Gouging -Prohibits price-gouging for food, fuel, medicine, cleaning products and other essential supplies Workers Cannot be Terminated – Guarantees that Marylanders cannot be terminated from their jobs because…
Allegany County Health Department will be sharing essential county news on their website. Community member may access pertinent information, relating to COVID-19 here. The Allegany County Health Department – Cumberland Maryland Facebook Page is also a great resource for daily updates and tips. Visit the facebook page here: https://www.facebook.com/AlleganyHlthMD