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Health Insurance Options for Individuals with HIV

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Here are some things to consider if you’re living with HIV and enrolling in a health plan: Quality health care is essential, especially if you’re living with HIV. Fortunately, health insurance companies can no longer deny coverage based on pre-existing conditions, including HIV. But if you need daily prescriptions or …

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Taking Care of You this National Women’s Health Week

This probably won’t come as a surprise: women make 80 percent of the health care decisions in their families. From choosing a health insurance plan to scheduling doctor visits to making sure the kids are up-to-date on their shots, women often take the lead in keeping their families healthy. But …

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3 Tips For New Moms This Mother’s Day

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Happy Mother’s Day, Maryland moms! Whether you’re preparing for a new baby, have a new addition, or recently adopted, you have a lot to celebrate. Here’s one more reason: a new baby or adoption means you’re eligible to enroll in health coverage or change plans. 3 things to know about enrolling now …

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Next open enrollment is Nov. 1 to Dec. 15

Mark your calendar: Open enrollment for 2018 health and dental plans is November 1 to December 15, 2017. Coverage starts January 1. The six-week enrollment period (in past years, enrollment was 90 days or more) is designed to simplify coverage-effective dates and better align with enrollment for other programs like …

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Health Coverage for Victims of Intimate Partner Violence

Victims of Intimate Partner Violence, also known as domestic violence, or victims of spousal abandonment can enroll in health insurance any time of the year through Maryland Health Connection, the state’s official health insurance marketplace. Financial help is available to lower the cost of coverage, and you can get in-person …

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Health Insurance for Adults Ages 65 & Older

Here is what you need to know about your coverage options, depending on your income and whether you are eligible for Medicare. Maryland Health Connection, the state’s official health insurance marketplace, is a way for many adults to meet the federal requirement to have health coverage. But, most people 65 …

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Maryland Health Connection mobile app passes 100K milestone and earns best technology campaign award

Maryland Health Connection’s mobile enrollment app this week passed the 100,000-downloads milestone and also helped the organization earn the award for ‘Best Marketing Technology Campaign’ from the American Marketing Association (AMA) Baltimore. At the AMA’s 32nd Annual Marketing Excellence Awards held April 6, Maryland Health Connection was among the winners …

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Guide to Our Services

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If you have questions about enrolling in health coverage or are having an issue with your insurance, we’re happy to connect you with answers. Our guide below helps you know where to find assistance with specific questions or issues: Enroll in a health or dental plan, or report household or …

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