Entries by Shari Curtis

Technology Improvements @ Maryland Health Connection

We continue to make improvements to the free mobile app we launched a year ago, Enroll MHC, which we believe is the most successful of its type in the country, enabling end-to-end enrollments in both private plans and Medicaid. Here’s how the mobile app is doing: 150,000 downloads so far. Has helped speed operations and […]

What do plans cover?

All qualified health plans sold through Maryland Health Connection (except Catastrophic plans) provide the same core benefits and offer free preventive services. These essential health benefits below are covered, and some plans offer additional benefits: Doctor visits Hospitalization Emergency care Maternity and newborn care Pediatric care, including dental and vision benefits Prescription drugs Laboratory tests […]

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 […]