LEONARDTOWN, MD (March 18, 2021) – The St. Mary’s County Health Department (SMCHD) will offer FREE Body Mass Index (BMI) screenings for community members on Monday, March 22, 2021 and Tuesday March 23, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department located on MD-235 N/Three Notch Road:
- Free of charge
- No appointment required
- Follow drive-thru line – patients will be screened individually in a private BMI booth
- Masks/face coverings required
- Written verification of eligibility for COVID-19 vaccine will be provided to those with a BMI of 30 or greater – eliminates the need to get medical verification from the personal health care provider
- Assistance with scheduling eligible residents for a COVID-19 vaccination appointment on a later date (as long as they are available)
For more information on the COVID-19 vaccine and eligibility for local SMCHD vaccination clinics, please visit www.smchd.org/covid-19-vaccine.
For local COVID-19 updates, information and data, please visit www.smchd.org/coronavirus or call the St. Mary’s County Health Department at 301-475-4330.