What documents can I use to verify my identity?

When you apply through Maryland Health Connection, you may be requested to provide documentation to verify information you provided in your application.

The following types of documents are accepted for verification of identity. Other verification documents may be accepted if you do not have the specific type listed here:

  • Driver’s license issued by a State or Territory with a photo or other identifying info
  • Identification card or official document issued by federal, state or local government with a photo or other identifying info
  • Military Dependent’s Identification Card
  • School Identification Card with a photo
  • U.S. Military Card or Draft Record
  • U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner Card
  • Clinic, doctor, hospital or school record for children under age 19
  • Finding of identity from a Federal or State governmental agency
  • Finding of identity from an Express Lane agency
  • Two documents containing consistent information that corroborates an applicant’s identity (e.g. employer identification cards, high school and college diplomas [including high school equivalency diplomas], marriage certificates, divorce decrees, and property deeds or titles)
  • Native American tribal document
  • Foreign passport, or identification card issued by a foreign embassy or consulate that contains a photograph
How do I provide my documents?
  1. Log into your online account at MarylandHealthConnection.gov and upload documents using the link in “My Inbox.” Get uploading tips here.
  2. Download our free mobile app (Enroll MHC) to submit documents using the camera of your mobile device (iOS or Android)
  3. If you are unable to submit documents online, you may mail them to Maryland Health Connection, P.O. Box 857, Lanham, MD 20703.