HEALTH INSURANCE SPECIAL ENROLLMENT PERIOD: Individuals can enroll in a health plan Mar 16 - Jun 15, coverage will begin Apr 1. regardless of when a health plan is selected during that time period. Uninsured individuals do not need to be sick to apply. Medicaid enrollment is available all year. Coronavirus testing is covered under a Maryland Health Connection plan or Medicaid. Health insurance companies are required to waive cost-sharing, including lab fees, co-payments, coinsurance, and deductibles for any visit to test for coronavirus at a doctor’s office, urgent care center, or emergency room. Individuals can visit MarylandHealthConnection.gov or download the free “Enroll MHC” mobile app. When enrolling, consumers should request or select “Coronavirus Emergency Special Enrollment Period.” The online application is available daily 6AM-11PM. Free, in-person assistance is still available in some areas of the state, but it is strongly encouraged that individuals apply by website, mobile app, or by phone. Visit https://www.marylandhealthconnection.gov/how-to-enroll/get-ready-to-apply/?utm_content=&utm_medium=email&utm_name=&utm_source=govdelivery&utm_term= for information about documents needed to apply.
- phone: 855-642-8572
750 East Pratt Street
Agency: Maryland Health Connection
Languages Available: Language Line.
Payment Description: None.
Intake and Eligibility: Maryland residents who do not have access to health coverage.