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Birth Certificates & Social Security Cards

Birth Certificates

MCHD will provide parents of babies born with us a complimentary memento certificate with your baby’s footprints on it.  The original birth certificate will be filed at the Moore County Clerk’s office (806) 935-2009 located at the County Clerk's office in Room 7 on the first floor of the Moore County Courthouse located 715 South Dumas Ave.


You may pick up the certified copy 2 weeks from the date of birth. The charge to pick up the certified copy of the birth certificate is $23.00 cash or debit card only. You must also show government issued identification.


You may also get more information from the County Clerk's office by clicking HERE or you may also obtain a copy of a birth certificate of children not born at MCHD through the Texas Vital Statistics department of the Texas Department of State Health Services online by clicking HERE.



Social Security Cards

Your baby’s Social Security card should come in your mail approximately 4 to 6 weeks after the date of birth. If it does not arrive within 6 weeks, please contact 1-800-772-1213 for any and all Social Security questions.


If you have any questions please contact our Medical Records Department at 806-935-7171.