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Saluting a champion for health coverage for all

Colleagues at the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange spent Thursday morning at the Rockville library with more than 60 representatives of agencies and organizations who work to get health coverage to families who lack it. The energy and imagination that filled that room about how better to achieve that goal was …

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Time to browse 2020 health insurance plans and prices!

View new 2020 plans and lower prices now! Visit MarylandHealthConnection.gov and click Get an Estimate to browse plans. Open enrollment runs Nov. 1–Dec. 15 for health coverage starting Jan. 1, 2020. How do I view plans? You can use your computer or phone to compare plans and prices on the …

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Keep your child healthy with our back-to-school checklist!

With summer winding down, children are preparing to return to school. Here is a helpful checklist to make sure your child's school year gets off to a healthy start. 1) Vaccinations Did you know with a Maryland Health Connection plan, your child’s shots are covered at no cost, even if …

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Top five reasons you need a primary care doctor

In a world full of specialists and urgent care, it’s tempting to overlook the most important piece of the health-care puzzle: a primary care doctor. So, what is a primary care physician and why is he or she so critical to taking care of your health? The types of doctor …

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Dominion Dental reports data security breach

Dominion Dental (Dominion National) one of the dental providers for Maryland Health Connection, recently reported a data security incident. Dominion National determined on April 24 that an unauthorized party may have obtained access to some of its computer servers. The unauthorized access may have occurred as early as Aug. 25, …

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Top Tips for a Healthy Summer

Summer is the perfect time to get outside and enjoy activities with family and friends. Follow these tips from Maryland Health Connection to be sure you enjoy fun in the sun safely. 1. Drink water: While you’re filling your days with fun activities, remember to stay hydrated. While recommendations vary …

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