Healthy Babies Equity Act Now in Effect

Exciting News for Maryland Families! Starting July 1, 2023, the Healthy Babies Equity Act is making a huge difference! Noncitizen pregnant individuals, regardless of immigration status, can now access Medicaid coverage. The coverage includes pregnancy and four months post-birth, and it can also cover healthcare expenses from three months before applying. Services extend beyond pregnancy-related care.To qualify, you must be:

  • Noncitizens without Medicaid due to immigration status.
  • Maryland resident.
  • Currently or recently pregnant.
  • Income up to 250% of the federal poverty level (FPL).

Applying is easy! Starting July 1, 2023:

  • Call: 410-996-5126 or 855-642-8572 to get started.

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