MDH Network Security Incident: How to Renew Your CDS License Expiring December 31, 2021

A network security incident on December 4, 2021, caused disruption to some Maryland Department of Health (MDH) operations, including to the Maryland Office of Controlled Dangerous Substances (OCSA) CDS renewal portal. If your CDS license renewal is due in January 2022 or later, OCSA guidance currently asks that you wait for restored web service.

If your CDS license renewal is due on December 31, 2021, the following guidance applies. 

Call the OCSA directly to complete the renewal over the phone at 410.764.2890. Registrants should call as soon as possible.
When you call, have the following documentation prepared:
Questions? Contact MCMS staff at 301.921.4300 or by email.