Healthcare

Howard County is fortunate to have some of the best health care and wellness facilities available, offering high-quality clinical care across a variety of disciplines. Whether you prefer an HMO, an individual practice, or a specialist, all are within easy access.  Anchoring these resources is a state-of-the-art hospital, Howard County General, which merged with Johns Hopkins Medicine in 1998.

Traditional Care

Howard County offers a variety of traditional healthcare resources to its residents:

Senior Care

Howard County has a several nursing homes and assisted care facilities available for its senior residents:

Urgent Care

Urgent care centers fill an important health care gap between the doctor’s office and the emergency room, providing ambulatory care without an appointment for pressing needs like minor fractures and other injuries or illnesses.  There are many urgent care centers are located throughout Howard County, so immediate care is never far away.

  • County Data

    Howard County boasts a thriving and vibrant economy, which makes it the first choice for smart businesses looking to start or expand in the Mid-Atlantic. Add in its central location between Baltimore and Washington, D.C. and you have a real win-win. Howard County also offers more than 70-million square feet of commercial space, providing businesses with the perfect location to do business.

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  • Our Community

    Howard County is continually ranked among the most affluent, advanced and educated communities in the United States. There is immediate access to leading educational and health care institutions, upscale retail, and outstanding recreation and entertainment.

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