ABOUT MARYLAND HEALTH CONNECTION
Maryland Health Connection is the marketplace for individuals, families and small businesses to compare and enroll in health insurance and determine eligibility for Medicaid and other assistance programs, federal tax credits and cost-sharing reductions. Enrollment through Maryland Health Connection begins in October 2013, with insurance coverage beginning January 1, 2014 for individuals and families. Enrollment for small businesses begins when the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) opens April 1, 2014.
ABOUT THE MARYLAND HEALTH BENEFIT EXCHANGE
The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange (MHBE) is a public corporation and independent unit of Maryland state government established in April 2011 in accordance with the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (ACA). The MHBE has a nine-member Board of Trustees that includes the Secretary of the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Maryland Insurance Commissioner and Executive Director of Maryland Health Care Commission. The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange is responsible for the administration of Maryland Health Connection.
Maryland Health Connection
P.O. Box 857, Lanham, MD 20703
Press Office Information
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