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Give Thanks! Giving Tuesday

November 23, 2016

We are thankful for the incredible spport from our coalition partners across the state who are leading daring and innovative initiatives to improve access to quality, affordable health care in their communities. Working together, we have helped over 300,000 Marylanders get the health care they need. Together we are working to secure the future of […]... Read more »

Fed up with high drug prices?

Prescription drugs account for one of the fastest-growing segments of health spending in the U.S. Nationally, we’ve seen figures that indicate spending on high-cost drugs alone is expected to more than quadruple from $87 billion dollars in 2012 to $400 billion in 2020. To achieve our goal to ensure that all Marylanders have access to […]... Read more »

Advocates suggest ways to cut health insurance costs

October 28, 2016

"We have to look at the cost drivers of health care," said Del. Susan W. Krebs, a Carroll County Republican, during a hearing on insurance rates... Read more »

Maryland Medicaid Turns 50!

October 24, 2016

We celebrated the 50th anniversary of the Maryland Medicaid program with the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene and the Horizon Foundation at the Park Heights JCC in Baltimore, MD on Thursday October 20, 2016. A special grant from the Consumer Health Foundation allowed us to produce a video with New Lens Media featuring […]... Read more »

MD CARE Act helps caregivers and patients

October 6, 2016

LifeBridge Health, for example, has started a pilot program, the Maryland Faith Health Network, which connects hospitals with churches, synagogues, temples and other faith organizations to improve their congregants' well-being.... Read more »