COVID-19 Prevention and Response Resources for Behavioral Health Providers  

Please contact BHSB with questions related to COVID-19 at provider-relations@bhsbaltimore.orgPlease note that that the fax # (410)637 1991 is no longer in service. For items related to RRP, Capitation or Clinical Services please fax to (443) 320 4568 or scan and email clinicalservices2@bhsbaltimore.org

COVID Vaccine Registration Information

Baltimore behavioral health providers are eligible to register to get the COVID vaccine as part of Priority Group 1A.  Take the following steps to register for the vaccine:

  1. Go to the COVAX Priority Group  webpage
  2. Verify that your profession is on the list Priority Group 1A health care workers (scroll to the Priority Group 1A Healthcare Worker Definitions section)
  3. Schedule an appointment to get the vaccine (scroll to the Registration Links section and choose from the list of dates) Please only sign up for one appointment.
 

For questions, email covidvaccine@baltimorecity.gov and BCHD will respond as soon as they can!

HIPAA

  • The US Department of Health and Human Services is using discretion in enforcement of HIPAA requirements related to telehealth. While we continue to advise the use of HIPAA compliant platforms, this guidance is helpful to understand in this emerging situation.

Report COVID Cases

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Provider Check-In Calls

BHSB hosts regular meetings with behavioral health providers in Baltimore City to inform and support the behavioral health provider network with continuity of operations during COVID-19 (coronavirus) prevention and response. The meetings are every other Tuesday at 2 pm. Click here to join the virtual meeting. If you can’t join the meeting online, call (443) 819 0980, Conference ID: 841 116 456#