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I lost my job. What are my options for health insurance?

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If you recently have lost job-based health benefits, you may be eligible for COBRA, short for Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1986. COBRA provides the option of continuing a employer-sponsored health plan for a limited period of time. Is it the best alternative for you? Here’s a quick Q …

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Grab Health Insurance Information at our May Events

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The weather is warm, grass is sprouting, and your calendar is filling up. Make sure to include health insurance on your to-do list if your income or household is going to change. Although open enrollment for Maryland Health Connection’s private health plans is only Nov. 1-Dec. 15, it’s important to …

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Navigate Our Health Insurance Assistance Network

You finally get a break for lunch, and a server hands you a menu the size of a dictionary. So many options. What’s the difference between a starter and an appetizer? Decisions, decisions. Just as you feel overwhelmed with food options, you may feel like you’re drowning in the  choices …

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How do I make the most out of my health plan?

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Essential health benefits All plans offered on Maryland Health Connection, both private plans and Medicaid, cover Essential Health Benefits (EHBs). These benefits include hospitalizations, doctor visits, prescription drugs, maternity and newborn care. Other EHBs include emergency care, pediatric care including dental and vision benefits, and lab tests. All health insurance …

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It's Almost Tax Time!

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Your Taxes: Next Steps for Forms 1095-A and 1095-B If you were enrolled in health coverage through Maryland Health Connection during 2017, you will be filing your federal taxes using form 1095-A or 1095-B.    Both 1095-A and 1095-B forms will be mailed by Jan. 31. Only form 1095-A will be …

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Sarah #GotCovered through Maryland Health Connection

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Sarah, Harford County Sarah cuts, colors, and styles hair at a well-known beauty salon. She is spunky and productive, going to school part-time in addition to her job. Sarah said she is grateful to have Medicaid because she can keep a job she loves and take advantage of benefits included …

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View 2018 health insurance plans and prices now!

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MarylandHealthConnection.gov has already been loaded with plans and prices for 2018, one month before open enrollment begins. The upcoming open enrollment period will run November 1 - December 15. Health coverage will start on January 1, 2018. How do I get an estimate for 2018 health insurance plans? You can …

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