Monthly Archives: March, 2017

  1. Security Upgrade Announcement

    Maryland Health Connection is making a technology upgrade to our system platform at the end of this month. The application will be unavailable: Friday, March 31 – Monday, April… Read More

  2. New Insider’s Edge Issues: Loss of coverage and MCHP Premium rates

    In The Classroom we’ll be sharing the latest issues of the Insider’s Edge newsletter, which is produced by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. In the issues, “Medicaid… Read More

  3. Help Consumers Enter Household Income

    It is important that consumers applying for health coverage accurately answer household income questions so they receive the right amount of financial help. Entering the correct income information ensures that… Read More

  4. SLCSP Changes and Consumer Notices

    As of April 1, 2017, Maryland is changing how it calculates the Second-Lowest Cost Silver Plan (SLCSP) based on recent Federal guidance. The change will increase Advanced Premium Tax Credit… Read More

  5. It’s Tax Time! Helping Consumers Understand How to Use their Forms to File

    Tax season is here, and many consumers are eager to file their taxes and collect their returns. Marylanders who have enrolled in past years through Maryland Health Connection may already… Read More

  6. Messaging to address recent consumer questions

    We’ve shared talking points this week in response to your requests for messaging help. We recognize that consumers or your partners may have questions about how any changes to the… Read More

  7. New Medicaid income amounts released

    We’ve recently adjusted Medicaid income-eligibility amounts, since the federal poverty level was updated in February for 2017. As of Feb. 24, the HBX now calculates Medicaid eligibility at the new… Read More