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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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When to Go to an Urgent Care Center Instead of a Hospital ER

urgent care vs hospital

Maryland Health Connection always recommends choosing a primary care doctor to see for regular check ups and health care when you have an illness or injury. Doctors usually provide an on-call service after hours so you can have a medical professional call you back. When you need immediate health care, …

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