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Yearly Archives: 2017

Applying for Health Coverage: Protections for Immigrant Families

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When you apply for coverage through Maryland Health Connection, your information is protected. Here’s how: Applying for health coverage does not allow another agency, such as Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), to get access to your personal information. By law, the personal information you’ll provide in your application will not …

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Health Coverage for Deaf & Hard of Hearing Individuals

In helping connect as many Marylanders as possible with quality health coverage, we’ve created new resources designed for Maryland residents who are deaf and hard of hearing. With support from the Governor’s Office of the Deaf & Hard of Hearing, Maryland Health Connection has videos available in American Sign Language …

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Seeking Standing Advisory Committee Members

The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange is now accepting nominations for the Standing Advisory Committee (SAC). The SAC serves a consultative role and functions as an advisory group to the MHBE’s Board of Trustees. The SAC member’s primary role is to serve as an advisory expert in his or her capacity …

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Treat yourself this Father’s Day

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Why do we want you to treat yourself this Father’s Day? Well, it’s Men’s Health Month, so we are celebrating health care for dads and all the important men in your life. Here are four ways you can treat yourself with a health plan through Maryland Health Connection: Schedule an …

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What benefits do health plans cover?

All qualified health plans (QHPs) through Maryland Health Connection (except Catastrophic plans) provide the same core benefits and offer free preventive services. These essential health benefits are covered: Where to find more details on covered health benefits For more details on the essential benefits covered by plans through Maryland Health …

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Choosing a Health Plan: Cancer Treatment

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If you are living with cancer or are a survivor, it’s important to know that plans through Maryland Health Connection, Maryland’s official health insurance marketplace, cover essential benefits you may need, like doctor visits, hospitalizations and prescriptions. Plans also cover many cancer screenings at no cost to you. Plus, you …

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Health Insurance Options for Veterans

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As a U.S. veteran, you have several options when it comes to protecting your and your family’s health. You can get quality, affordable health coverage from Maryland Health Connection, Maryland’s official health insurance marketplace. What you should know about your coverage options: If you are enrolled in coverage through the …

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