The Universities at Shady Grove (USG) does not offer health care services. It is the student's responsibility to obtain coverage where required and to arrange for all needed medical care. Information regarding available services and options for coverage can be obtained from your home institution.


It is important that if you or someone you know needs help you get that help as soon as possible.
Montgomery County provides help during crisis situations.
All situational and psychiatric crises: (240) 777-4000
Abused persons and domestic violence: (240) 777-4673
Adult abuse and neglect: (240) 777-3000
Child abuse and neglect: (240) 777-4417
Victim assistance and sexual assault: (240) 777-1355 or (240) 777-4357 (24 hours)
Crisis Services - Click on “Crisis Services”

Shady Grove Hospital
Nearby Shady Grove Hospital offers an array of valuable health care services including emergency services, inpatient and outpatient services, obstetrics and gynecology, prevention and wellness services, physical therapy, radiology, cardiology, a variety of health related classes, seminars and more. Run by Adventist Health Care, it offers services by appointment or on a walk-in basis as needed. The hospital is open 24 hours, seven days a week. Shady Grove Hospital accepts persons with and without health insurance and accepts a wide variety of health insurance plans.
Adventist HealthCare Services

Su Familia
Free, reliable, and confidential health information in English and in Spanish. Provides information on a wide range of health topics and referrals to low-fee health providers in locations according to your ZIP code. They can also connect you to food, transportation, and housing resources. They can be reached at 1-866-783-2645, or 1-866-SU FAMILIA, 9:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
Services and Contact Information

Community Clinics, Inc. (CCI)
Provide low-cost health care for documented and undocumented Montgomery County residents who are not eligible for county services, do not have access to health care, or do not have health insurance. The best way to get services and get started is by calling them. Call the clinic in your area for an appointment:
Silver Spring
8630 Fenton Street, Suite 1200
Takoma Park
7676 New Hampshire Avenue
200 Girard Street, Suite 212
Information & Services

Department of Health and Human Services
Health Centers Eligibility determined at Service Eligibility Units. Offer pregnancy testing and immunizations. Case management services to eligible pregnant women.
Germantown UpCounty Regional Service Center
12900 Middlebrook Road, 2nd Floor
Silver Spring Health Center
8630 Fenton Street, 10th Floor
Information & Services

Mobile Medical Care
Low-cost family health care provided to the uninsured in Montgomery County. Call for details as to paperwork that you need to bring with you to the appointment and for exact locations in Silver Spring, Rockville, Bethesda, and Gaithersburg. You can call the main line for more information: 301-493-2400.
Sliding Fee Scale