What We Regulate
 
The Office of Health Care Quality of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene regulates the following health care providers:
 
  • Assisted Living Programs
  • Community Mental Health Programs- Mobile Treatment Services
  • Community Mental Health Programs- Outpatient Mental Health Clinics Community Mental Health Programs- Psychiatric Rehabilitation Programs
  • Community Mental Health Programs- Residential Crisis Programs
  • Community Mental Health Programs- Residential Rehabilitation Programs
  • Community Mental Health Programs- Respite Care Services
  • Community Mental Health Programs- Therapeutic Nursery Programs
  • Comprehensive Rehabilitation Outpatient Facilities
  • Day Care for the Elderly and Adults with Medical Disability (Adult Medical Day Care)
  • Developmental Disabilities Programs- Day Habilitation Services
  • Developmental Disabilities Programs- Family and Individual Support Services
  • Developmental Disabilities Programs- Group Homes
  • Developmental Disabilities Programs- Intensive Treatment Programs
  • Developmental Disabilities Programs- Respite Services in State Residential Centers
  • Freestanding Ambulatory Care Facilities-Ambulatory Surgical Facilities
  • Freestanding Ambulatory Care Facilities- Birthing Centers
  • Freestanding Ambulatory Care Facilities- Dialysis Centers
  • Freestanding Ambulatory Care Facilities- Major Medical Equipment Facilities
  • Freestanding Medical Facilities
  • Health Care Facilities in Correctional Facilities
  • Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs)
  • Home Health Agencies
  • Hospice Programs Agencies
  • Hospitals
  • Independent Physical Therapists
  • Job-Related Alcohol and Controlled Dangerous Substances Testing
  • Limited Service Hospitals
  • Medical Laboratories- Blood Banks
  • Medical Laboratories- Cholesterol Testing
  • Medical Laboratories- Hospitals
  • Medical Laboratories- Independent Laboratories
  • Medical Laboratories- Law Enforcement Laboratories
  • Medical Laboratories- Physician Offices
  • Medical Laboratories- Proficiency Testing
  • Medical Laboratories- Tissue Banks
  • Nursing Homes
  • Nursing Referral Service Agencies
  • Psychiatric Day Treatment Services
  • Psychiatric Halfway Houses
  • Residential Service Agencies
  • Residential Treatment Centers
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Programs
  • Therapeutic Group Homes