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Washington County COVID-19 Status




For case information by zip codes visit: https://coronavirus.maryland.gov

Resources for Health Care Facilities can be found by visiting: https://coronavirus.maryland.gov/pages/hcf-resources

Note: Due to the rapidly evolving nature of this public health crisis, Washington County will update this dashboard daily at 5:00 p.m. based on the most recently available data. Non-Washington County Residents shown here were tested in Washington County but do not reside in Washington County.

Joint Information Center (JIC) To ensure coordination of public information during incidents that involve multiple agencies and/or jurisdictions, to support the gathering, verification, coordination, and dissemination of accurate, accessible, and timely information.

The JIC consists of representatives from the following agencies: Washington County GovernmentWashington County Health DepartmentWashington County Sheriff’s OfficeWashington County Public SchoolsMeritus Health, Washington County Chamber of CommerceCity of Hagerstown, and Hagerstown Community College.

Washington County Joint Information Center Update

HAGERSTOWN, MD (5/29/2020)

Help Washington County Flatten the Curve

Stay Home – Cover Coughs & Sneezes – Wash Your Hands

Daily COVID-19 Briefings

COVID-19 Joint Information Center Update: June 5, 2020

The Washington County, Maryland Joint Information Center (JIC) provides the following update regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here to receive Washington County daily briefings delivered to your inbox. EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER At Governor Hogan’s most recent press conference, the announcement was made that effective at 5:00 p.m. today, Friday, June 5, 2020, the State of Maryland will be entering Stage Two

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COVID-19 Joint Information Center Update: June 4, 2020

The Washington County, Maryland Joint Information Center (JIC) provides the following update regarding the COVID-19 pandemic. Click here to receive Washington County daily briefings delivered to your inbox. EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER EMERGENCY OPERATIONS CENTER At Governor Hogan’s most recent press conference, the announcement was made that effective at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 5, 2020, the State of Maryland will be entering Stage Two

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Washington County Enters Stage Two of COVID-19 Recovery Plan

HAGERSTOWN, MD (June 4, 2020) – At Governor Hogan’s most recent press conference, the announcement was made that effective at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 5, 2020, the State of Maryland will be entering Stage Two of the Maryland Strong: Roadmap to Recovery. Please view Governor Hogan’s Executive Order for specific information. The Washington County Board of County Commissioners announces that Washington County will be

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Testing Sites in Washington County

COVID-19 testing is now available to anyone showing symptoms as designated by the CDC – Fever greater than 100.5 degrees and/or a dry cough, shortness of breath or sore throat. No appointments or referrals are needed to be tested. Testing is now available for all ages.Testing is available for all ages. Meritus Health’s screening centers include:
  • Drive-thru Center: COVID-19 screening is available behind Meritus Medical Plaza, at 13620 Crayton Blvd. Hours are Monday – Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and weekends from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Washington County Health Department in conjunction with the Maryland Department of Health and other partners will be coordinating the Hagerstown VEIP COVID-19 drive thru testing site. Patients must have a health care provider order and an appointment to take a test at this VEIP site. If you currently do not have a doctor or health insurance the Community Free Clinic and Family Healthcare of Hagerstown are accepting new patients and a sliding fee-scale for payment. The Maryland Health Connection is also holding a special enrollment period for people to sign up for health insurance.

  • VEIP Drive-thru Center: The VEIP testing site is located at 12100 Insurance Way in Hagerstown. Tests will be offered on an appointment-only basis to Maryland residents who are symptomatic and at high risk for complications from COVID-19.
  • Walk-in Center (6/12 ONLY): Hancock- 126 W. High St. Hancock, MD 21750 from 9am-12pm
  • Walk-in Center (6/19 ONLY): Clear Spring- 12627 Broadfording Rd, Clear Spring, MD 21722 from 9am-12pm

CVS is now offering tests for any Maryland resident, 18 years or older, by appointment only, after filling out a short questionnaire. You can schedule your appointment online: https://www.cvs.com/minuteclinic/covid-19-testing

  • CVS Drive-thru: 1503 Potomac Ave, Hagerstown, MD 21742

COVID-19 Resources

Below are links to information and materials available on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (cdc.gov) website. All of the resources are free to print and share. 

Visit the link below for access to materials in more languages at the CDCs website: https://wwwn.cdc.gov/pubs/other-languages

AT&T, Sprint, Verizon, DIRECTV and Antietam Cable Television have Points of Presence within the county. Washington County is well served and several options are available for broadband services. Resources to help your household find the right internet service plan include InternetProviders.com. Cellular telephone services are available through private local and regional vendors.