As part of the Covid-19 State of Emergency declared by Governor Larry Hogan, the Maryland Health Connection has opened a new special enrollment period.
For the next month, uninsured Marylanders can enroll for health insurance through the state’s health insurance marketplace.
From Eye on Annapolis:
To ensure residents of the state receive access to affordable ACA-compliant insurance coverage during this emergency, individuals can visit MarylandHealthConnection.gov or download the free “Enroll MHC” mobile app. Request or select “Coronavirus Emergency Special Enrollment Period.” Free consumer assistance is available by calling 1-855-642-8572 from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on weekdays.
Individuals can enroll starting Monday, March 16, through Wednesday, April 15. Coverage selected during this time will have a start date of April 1, 2020, regardless of when a consumer enrolls during this period.
For more information:
Special enrollment opens for Maryland Health Connection (Eye on Annapolis)
Maryland Health Connection (website)