Useful Links

Medicaid

Maryland’s health insurance for low-income families, children, seniors and people with disabilities (Department of Health and Mental Hygiene)If you qualify for Medicaid and are pregnant, have just had a baby, or have an infant or child up to age five, you may be eligible for the Maryland Women’s Infant and Children (WIC) Program where you can get nutritious foods and other free health services for you and your young children.

Maryland Insurance Administration

Learn how to buy health insurance, file a claim, resolve a claim dispute, and report fraud.

Maryland Health Care Commission (MHCC)

The Maryland Health Care Quality Reports website contains quality and performance information on hospitals, long term care facilities, health plans and other providers.

Social Services in Maryland through myDHR

The Department of Human Resources provides access to various social services offered by the State of Maryland through myDHR (formerly SAIL).

Maryland Children’s Health Program (MCHP)

Health care coverage for low-income children up to age 19 and pregnant women of any age

Medicare

Health coverage for individuals over the age of 65, those under the age of 65 with certain disabilities and individuals with End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD)

Maryland Consumer Assistance

Contact the health education and advocacy unit of the Maryland Attorney General’s office for consumer assistance on health related matters (HEAU)

HealthCare.gov

Search for private health insurance plans to meet your needs and those of your family through the U.S. government’s website on health reform

Maryland Access Point

This state agency provides a toll-free number, trained options counselors and searchable directory to help older adults, individuals with disabilities and caregivers understand options for long-term services and support.