The Affordable Care Act has reduced the percentage of Maryland’s uninsured population by 50 percent, covering 300,000 Marylanders.
Now is the time to apply for coverage and financial help to help lower your insurance costs. Open enrollment in the Maryland Health Connection ends January 31, and you must sign up by December 15 for coverage January 1.
The national election has raised questions about the future of the Affordable Care Act. The results have no immediate impact on Maryland’s state-based marketplace. While it’s possible some provisions of the ACA may change in the coming years, the ACA continues to be law and will continue to be implemented in Maryland.