Entries by Shari Curtis

3 Tips For New Moms This Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day, Maryland moms! Whether you’re preparing for a new baby, have a new addition, or recently adopted, you have a lot to celebrate. Here’s one more reason: a new baby or adoption means you’re eligible to enroll in health coverage or change plans. 3 things to know about enrolling now and what’s covered: You have […]

What is changing for next year?

With the headlines out of Washington, you may have questions about what the latest developments mean for you and your coverage. We want to make sure our consumers have the facts and know that Maryland Health Connection is here to help you get the health coverage you need. This is a place to check for […]

Update on Coverage through Maryland Health Connection

With everything happening in Washington, D.C., you may have questions about what the latest news means for you and your coverage. We are monitoring any changes closely, and you can count on us to provide you with the facts. We are with you every step of the way and will keep you updated on any […]

Two ways you can still get covered now!

You may still qualify to enroll now Even though the annual open enrollment period has ended, you can still get 2017 health coverage if you: 1) Qualify for Medicaid or MCHP. Enrollment in these programs is year-round. OR 2) Have recently experienced a life event, such as job loss, getting married, having a baby or […]

Nearly158,000 Marylanders Enrolled In Health Coverage For 2017 Through the State Marketplace…Including MEDICAID, 501,000 Have Enrolled Since Nov. 1

BALTIMORE (Feb. 1, 2017) – A total of 157,637 Marylanders enrolled in private health coverage plans for 2017 by yesterday’s deadline for open enrollment, capped by the largest single-day call volume ever for Maryland Health Connection, the state’s health insurance marketplace. Including Medicaid enrollments, more than a half-million Marylanders have newly enrolled or renewed in […]

Your Voices: Coverage Matters to Maryland Families

With just days left until the January 31 deadline for 2017 coverage, you’ve been sharing your own story of how coverage matters to you and your family. We’ve talked with Marylanders who need coverage because of life-threatening illnesses or to access important preventive care, many who are saving money with the help of financial assistance […]


    Free, In-Person Health Insurance Enrollment Help Available at Places of Worship throughout the State BALTIMORE (Jan. 9, 2017) — Maryland Health Connection will host “Extol & Enroll,” a health coverage enrollment initiative, on Jan. 21 and 22 at faith organizations throughout the state to help Marylanders get covered before the 2017 open enrollment […]

The deadline is Jan. 15 to get covered for February

Time still remains to get covered by February 1. ✔ Nine out of 10 people saved money. Most people who enroll qualify for financial help like tax credits to make coverage more affordable. ✔ Avoid the 2017 penalty of $700 or more for being uninsured. ✔ It’s easier than ever to sign up. Go to […]

This could be you: Real Coverage for Real Marylanders

Gayle D. may be from Silver Spring, but you’ve probably seen her popping up all across Maryland! She’s part of our “Real Coverage for Real Marylanders” campaign and one of more than a million Marylanders who have used Maryland Health Connection. In fact, Gayle is also part of the nine out of 10 Marylanders who […]