211 Maryland is working with the Maryland Department of Health, the Behavioral Health Administration, and hospitals across the state to make community-based behavioral health referrals easy for hospital staff.
or dial 2-1-1 and press 4 immediately
With the Care Coordination program,* hospital emergency departments have a single access point to 211’s statewide database of community-based resources and other behavioral health services. Through our powerful database, 211 can connect hospital discharge planners and patients to available, conveniently located resources to support them after discharge.
*The referral will be acknowledged within 30 minutes during regular business hours (Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.). After hours and on weekends, it will be acknowledged the next business day.