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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Health Department to Bill Insurers for COVID Tests; No Charge to Patients

Federal CARES Act mandates insurance companies cover COVID-19 testing services; Health Department contacting patients for insurance information, if any, to receive reimbursement from insurers

Largo, MD – Individuals who were tested for COVID-19 at any of the testing locations operated or supplied by the Prince George’s County Health Department will soon be contacted by the department to obtain their health insurance information, if any. The pu...

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Health News
Posted on: October 8, 2020

HEALTH DEPARTMENT RELEASES HALLOWEEN GUIDANCE, OFFERS TIPS FOR SAFER ACTIVITIES

Health Officer recommends avoiding traditional trick-or-treating; indoor haunted houses not allowed in the County

Largo, MD – Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the potential for virus transmission associated with some Halloween activities, the Prince George’s County Health Department is not allowing indoor haunted houses and does NOT recommend traditional doo...

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Health News
Posted on: September 30, 2020

Health Department Announces Changes to COVID-19 Testing Locations and Schedule

Department to close three testing locations, expand the number of community partner testing sites; testing remains free to the public, no appointment needed

LARGO, MD – Effective Thursday, October 1, the Prince George’s County Health Department will end community COVID-19 testing at three temporary locations and begin expanding the number of partner test sites the department supplies across the Count...

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