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Media Statement About Extension of Open Enrollment at Maryland Health Connection

January 18, 2022

Maryland Health Connection and Gov. Larry Hogan have taken a great step by extending the deadline for open enrollment in health insurance until February 28th, giving more people the opportunity to learn about available options and sign up for coverage. ... Read more »

For Immediate Release: Statement About U.S. House of Representatives Passage of the Build Back Better Act

November 19, 2021

The Build Back Better Act will provide enormous new health benefits for Americans, and we applaud Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Majority Leader Steny Hoyer and all of the members of the House of Representatives who voted for it. ... Read more »

Statement about major health improvements in the Build Back Better Framework

October 29, 2021

"This final package represents the largest expansion of health care in more than a decade and will help millions of Americans lead healthier lives."... Read more »

Media Advisory: Local Leaders, Legislators and Advocates to Urge Young Marylanders to Take Advantage of New Subsidies and Enroll in Affordable Health Insurance

October 27, 2021

State’s Open Enrollment Period Kicks Off November 1st... Read more »

Health Equity Resource Act Meeting August 11 Open to Public

July 28, 2021

The CHRC and HERC Advisory Committee are holding the​ first meeting on the Maryland Health Equity Act on August 11 at 1:00 pm.... Read more »

COMMUNITY HEALTH RESOURCES COMMISSION ANNOUNCES APPOINTMENTS TO THE HEALTH EQUITY RESOURCE COMMUNITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE

July 13, 2021

The Committee is established under the Maryland Health Equity Resource Act approved by the Maryland General Assembly this past legislative session. The eleven individuals appointed to the HERC Advisory Committee (listed on page two) include experts in health equity, the social determinants of health, health care finance, and public health.... Read more »

Media Release: Advocates to Hail Major Health Care Legislation Approved By the Maryland General Assembly

April 13, 2021

Bills will improve health equity and reduce health disparities; make insurance more affordable for young people; make it easier to enroll in insurance.... Read more »

Media Release: As Nation Marks 11th Anniversary of the Affordable Care Act, the General Assembly is on Track to Pass Three Major Health Care Bills

March 23, 2021

MCHI congratulates legislators on substantial action to help Marylanders lead healthier lives... Read more »

Media Release: Statement About Congressional Approval of American Rescue Plan

March 10, 2021

The American Rescue Plan includes major provisions to make health insurance more affordable to many Americans. It is vitally important to help people be able to enroll in good health coverage and we congratulate Congress for acting decisively to improve our health care system.... Read more »

Media Advisory: Hearing Tuesday on Legislation to Allow Marylanders to Enroll in Health Insurance While They Apply for Unemployment Insurance

February 23, 2021

Measure would make it easier for people to secure health coverage... Read more »