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Guide to Getting Health Coverage

Are you ready to apply for health coverage? Think applying is too complicated? Think again. Take three minutes to watch this video. We offer a step-by-step guide to using our online application that covers creating your account, reporting your income, and building your household.

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Last Chance to Get 2019 Health Coverage!

Need health insurance? Enroll now through Maryland Health Connection, before it’s too late! Marylanders have until Dec.15 to enroll in 2019 health and dental plans or change your current plan. If you’re not sure which plan is best for you next year, or how to make changes in your information …

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Recent Beat the Rush events offered free help to get covered.

Open enrollment through Maryland Health Connection started Nov. 1, and Marylanders have until Dec.15 to enroll in 2019 health plans or change a current plan. If you’re not sure which plan is best for you next year, or how to make changes in your information or coverage, we can help. …

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Beat the rush!

This week Maryland Health Connection will host “Beat the Rush” events throughout the state. These events will provide expert assistance understanding your 2019 coverage options, explaining the financial help that may be available, and answering any questions you have. This year, there is some big news: many health plan rates …

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When and how to apply for health insurance

Beat the Rush - Open Enrollment

New to the Maryland marketplace? Here, we’ll give you the lowdown on how and when to apply for health insurance. When? Open enrollment for private plans, or qualified health plans, begins Nov. 1 at 5 a.m. and ends Dec. 15 at 11:59 p.m. It’s important that you enroll during this …

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Browse 2019 health insurance plans and prices now!

get an estimate

View 2019 plans and prices four weeks before open enrollment begins! Visit MarylandHealthConnection.gov and click “Get an Estimate” to browse plans without having to provide personal details like name and Social Security number. The open enrollment period will run Nov. 1 – Dec. 15 for health coverage starting Jan. 1, …

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How to Make the Most of Medicaid Coverage

covered medicaid

Medicaid or Maryland Children’s Health Program (MCHP) coverage is free or low cost health insurance coverage for those who fall below a certain income range. Check the chart below to see if you may be eligible for Medicaid, based on your income and family size. Your children or other members …

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ALERT: Don’t fall for health insurance phone scams

scam alert

We have received an alert that a “health care enrollment center” is calling Maryland residents, offering to enroll consumers into affordable health plans. This is a SCAM. The message speaks about $199 plans and enrollment with no qualifying life event, outside of open enrollment. It begins as a robo-call and …

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3 Back-to-School Health Insurance Tips

Back to school check up

Back-to-school time is right around the corner! It is important to make sure that your children kick off the new school year in the healthiest way possible. Maryland Health Connection offers these three tips: Schedule your child’s school or sports physical now. Routine physicals are covered by your health plan and …

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