Maryland MedicaidUpdated April 9, 2021 Medicaid
Maryland Medicaid provides health coverage to low-income residents, including children, pregnant women, parents, seniors, and individuals with disabilities.
|Program Name||Maryland Medicaid|
|Apply Online||Maryland Health Connection|
|Appeal a Denial||Request a Fair Hearing|
|Find a Local Office||Local Departments of Social Services|
To be eligible for Maryland Medicaid, you must be a resident of the state of Maryland, a U.S. national, citizen, permanent resident, or legal alien, in need of health care/insurance assistance, whose financial situation would be characterized as low income or very low income.
You must also be one of the following:*
- Be responsible for a child 17 years of age or younger
- Have a disability or a family member in your household with a disability
* ACA Medicaid expansion covers eligible low-income adults.
Annual Household Income Limits (before taxes)
|Household Size*||Maximum Income Level (Per Year)|
*For households with more than eight people, add $6,038 per additional person.
Available Services Include:
|Ambulance services||Medical day care services|
|Clinic services||Medical equipment and supplies|
|Dental services and dentures||Mental health treatment|
|Diabetes care services||Personal care services|
|Eye glasses||Pharmacy services|
|Family planning||Physical therapy|
|Hearing aids||Physician services|
|Home and community-based services||Podiatry services|
|Home health agency services||Private duty nursing|
|Hospice care||School-based health services|
|Hospital services||Substance abuse treatment|
|Kidney dialysis services||Transportation services|
|Laboratory and X-ray services||Vision care services|
Some enrollees may have a copay for certain services. Members under age 21 and pregnant women do not have a copay.