Health & Social

Garrett County is reshaping rural medicine, one citizen at a time.

In the mountaineering spirit, our health professionals pioneer treatments and preventive care programs that advance modern medicine. As a small community with a huge social conscience, we strive to provide affordable, comprehensive care to every citizen.

Whether you seek care at Garrett Regional Medical Center, a proud affiliate of WVU Medicine, Mountain Laurel Medical Center, a federally-funded health care clinic, well patient programs, or public health services, we nurture health at every age and stage.

Garrett County Community Action Committee

The Common Good

Working to build a strong community since 1965, Garrett County Community Action Committee improves the lives of residents in need. Together with community partners, the committee provides a range of services promoting confidence and self-sufficiency.

The committee’s embrace of support includes educational programs, health and housing assistance, transportation and emergency services. Every day, these programs empower children, adults, and seniors to pursue their full potential.

As a close-knit community, we’re invested in the success of our citizens. Contact 301-334-1921 or to learn more.

Garrett Regional Medical Center

Garrett Regional Medical Center, formerly Garrett County Memorial Hospital, is a 55-bed acute care facility serving the healthcare needs of Garrett County, Maryland, and surrounding communities in Pennsylvania and West Virginia. Its affiliation with WVU Medicine enables the Garrett Regional Medical Center (GRMC) to provide a wide array of medical specialty services, including a Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehabilitation Center, the WVU Cancer Center's James and Shirley Bailey Regional Cancer Center, the WVU Heart and Vascular Institute's Oakland Clinic, and more.

GRMC's team of 502 highly trained clinical, administrative, and support staff strive to support its vision to be the first choice for excellence in patient-centered care, to advance the health and wellness of the community, and to be the best place for staff and physicians to practice.

Since 1950, Garrett Regional Medical Center has benefitted from our skilled healthcare workforce. If you’re a healthcare business seeking motivated medical professionals, contact 301-334-1921 or

Mountain Laurel Medical Center

Mountain Laurel Medical Center provides quality, safe, accessible primary health care to all those who need it—whether insured, uninsured, or underinsured. Working hard to promote wellness and to educate individuals about the importance of wellness, Mountain Laurel Medical Center (MLMC) has become a leader in health and wellness.

Ensuring the community’s health is MLMC's number one concern. Services provided by Mountain Laurel Medical Center include wellness checks, annual physical exams, acute illness, chronic illness treatment, preventative services, care coordination, and health education.

Mountain Laurel Medical Center is a proud member of the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC). To learn more about Garrett County’s extensive health care offerings, contact us at 301-334-1921 or

Garrett County Health Department

The Garrett County Health Department is the recognized Public Health agency in Garrett County, Maryland. We strive to provide the highest level of care and service to the citizens of Maryland's westernmost county. Join us in making Garrett County a healthier place to live, work, and play!

Garrett County Health Officer Robert Stephens, MS