Maryland Public Health Laboratory - Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday - 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Accessioning Lab: 443-681-3842 or 443-681-3843
Registration and Reports/Receiving: 443-681-3842 or 443-681-3843
Specimen/Sample Deliveries Accepted:
Rabies– With prior approval from DHMH IDEOR epidemiology staff the Rabies Laboratory will accept emergency-type animal bite case specimens throughout the weekends, holidays and service reduction days. The contact number for the IDEOR Epidemiologist on-call pager is 410-716-8194. After receiving approval from IDEOR; contact the DHMH Laboratories Administration, Rabies Lab On-Call number: 443-735-1291.(PLEASE CONTACT DHMH IDEOR FIRST BEFORE CALLINIG THE RABIES LAB)