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Enrollment Cargo Van Tour of Maryland Health Connection at St. Mary’s Hospital

Posted on: October 4, 2013 9:49 pm
Tags: News, Behavioral health
Enrollment Cargo Van Tour of Maryland Health Connection at St. Mary�s Hospital

The Maryland Health Connection Enrollment Cargo Van Tour came to St. MAry's Hospital on 10.3.13 to help kick off the enrollment period for the Health  Exchange.   As part of the Connect Southern Maryland effort coordinated by Calvert Healthcare Solutions, Walden has three "certified" Navigators and four Assisters working in St. Mary’s County.  Members of the MHC Healthcare Exchange Teamat Walden can also be found regularly at Walden's Hope Place, Department of Social Services in Leonardtown and Lexington Park, the local Health Department, and St. Mary's County Libraries.  There are 25 different plans offered, and the navigators will help residents determine if they qualify and what plan suits their needs best.

The goal of the Maryland Health Connection program is to make health insurance affordable and accessible for all Maryland residents, including the approximately 800,000 or 14 percent of Maryland’s 5.8 million residents who currently are uninsured.  Enrollment begins on October 1st, with coverage effective as early as January 1, 2014 for those who enroll by December 15th.

For more information about enrollment services offered in St. Mary’s County, please call Walden at 301-863-6661 or Connect Southern Maryland at 1-855-339-3007 or visit www.calverthealthcare.org.