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How to Make the Most of Medicaid Coverage

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Medicaid or Maryland Children’s Health Program (MCHP) coverage is free or low cost health insurance coverage for those who fall below a certain income range. Check the chart below to see if you may be eligible for Medicaid, based on your income and family size. Your children or other members …

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Maryland Mom Sarah L. Uses Her Coverage Often

Growing up, Sarah L. had learned the benefits of health insurance from her parents. When the Affordable Care Act was passed, she was happy to learn that 10 essential benefits must be covered by all plans through Maryland Health Connection. It gave her peace of mind to start a family, …

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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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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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Medicaid Coverage for Marylanders

Who qualifies for Medicaid? Medicaid and Maryland Children’s Health Program offer free or low-cost health insurance coverage to more Marylanders than ever before. Medicaid now covers more adults, so you may qualify, even if you didn’t in the past. Your children or other members of your household also may qualify …

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