Welcome to the health insurance consumer assistance program for residents of Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties. We are here to help you find health insurance and apply for assistance to lower the cost of your health care plan. Our friendly, accessible staff is available to answer questions and guide you through the application process.
You can also shop, compare and select health care plans via Maryland's health insurance marketplace, Maryland Health Connection.
*Lower Shore Health Insurance Connector Program is administered by the Worcester County Health Department and serves residents of Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties. The program is funded by a grant from the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange.
Outreach events also take place throughout the community at businesses, schools, and other community organizations. For a complete list of our scheduled office hours please visit our Locations tab and for a list of scheduled outreach events please see our Calendar.
Important Things To Remember
Open enrollment for private health plans is now closed however you may be eligible for a special enrollment period if you've experienced a qualifying life change event in the past 60 days.
Enrollment for Medicaid is open year-round.
**The next open enrollment will be November 1, 2016 through January 31, 2016. Call our toll free number to make an appointment with one of certified and trained Navigator's 855-445-5540