Frequently Asked Questions

Our patients often ask:


How do I make an appointment at BMS?


Call 410-558-4900 to talk to a member of our Call Center staff.  Or click here for more information about medical appointments at BMS.


Does BMS offer a sliding fee scale for patients without insurance?


Yes.  A BMS Health Benefit Advisor can determine whether you qualify for a sliding fee discount. We can also help you apply for other free or low cost programs that may make your family's health services more affordable.  Click here for more information about sliding fee discounts.


I think I may be pregnant.  How soon can I be seen?


Please give us a call right away.  You and you baby will both benefit from starting prenatal care as early as possible.   Call 410-558-4900


Depending on where you live and whether you have been seen at BMS before, we will let you know if our obstetrics staff can see you.  In some cases, we may refer you to another health provider. For more information on pregnancy care, click here.


Does BMS have services for people who speak Spanish?


At BMS, we are proud that many of our staff speak Spanish.  Click here for more information in Spanish.  


I am from another country.  I don't speak English or Spanish. Can you help me?


Yes.  Our International Services department can help.  Click here for more information about services for people from other countries.


Does BMS provide special services for people who are deaf or hard of hearing?


Yes.  Click here for information about our Deaf Services program. 


By clicking on the links to the left, you can review additional answers to questions posed by our patients.  If you still have questions after reading, or if your question is not related to making an appointment, please contact us at 410-732-8800.  Our receptionist can help you find the right person to talk to.