April 2, 2020 | Maryam Shahzad

Maryland Health Connection Extends Coronavirus Special Enrollment to June 15

Maryland Health Connection extended its coronavirus special open enrollment period to June 15.  The enrollment period is for uninsured Marylanders to apply for a health insurance plan. You don’t have to be sick to qualify, and people who are already insured are not eligible.  The coronavirus is covered under Maryland health insurance. On March 6, […]

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February 6, 2019 | Deirdre Byrne

Free Dental Screenings in Germantown for Uninsured Children

In honor of National Children’s Dental Month, Wisteria Dental Care in Germantown is helping uninsured children. Each year Wisteria celebrates the American Dental Association’s “Give Kids A Smile Day” by offering uninsured children free dental screenings. This year, the event is on Saturday from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. Dr. Hema Patel will provide each […]

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May 3, 2018 | Mitti Hicks

Health Center for Uninsured Residents is Celebrating 50 Years in the Community

With an estimated 70,000 people living in Montgomery County without health insurance, MobileMed is a local nonprofit helping to fill the access to healthcare gap. For the last 50 years, staff at MobileMed has provided underinsured and individuals without health insurance with quality health care. “There are health disparities in this county,” said Peter Lowet, […]

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