No matter the weather, there will be rainbows galore at Pride this weekend in Baltimore! Our LGBTQ+ friendly navigators will be manning (or woman-ing) a table for your benefit. Included in our giveaways for the day, you can pick up fact sheets on how to use your coverage and health protections for LGBT Marylanders.
Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, all Marylanders get the same benefits. You may not be disqualified from obtaining health insurance due to your sexual orientation, gender identity or any pre-existing condition such as diabetes, cancer, or HIV. This includes gender-specific care or screenings that have been approved by your doctor. Common examples include a transgender man getting a mammogram or Pap smear.
9 out of 10 people received financial help for 2018 plans.
All married couples are treated the same way when determining financial help qualifications. Families of same-sex spouses also receive the same benefits under Maryland Health Connection health plans.
Find us at the block party at E. 21st St.
Saturday, June 16 at 11 a.m.
Sunday, June 17 at 12 p.m.
Need more details about the event? Head to baltimorepride.org.
Don’t hesitate to find the Maryland Health Connection tent and share your story with us! Tell us why health coverage is important to you on your Instagram story by using #HealthEqualityMHC.
About Maryland Health Connection
Maryland Health Connection is Maryland’s official health insurance marketplace for individuals and families to compare plans and enroll in health and dental coverage. It’s the only place to get financial help with health insurance. See if you qualify for financial help like tax credits or Medicaid/MCHP to make health insurance more affordable.