Find Affordable Health Insurance in Maryland

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Maryland Medical Insurance Statistics

Consider the following statistics about health care coverage in Maryland:

5,932,800

Total Maryland Residents

6%

Total Uninsured Maryland Residents

1,915,721

Total Maryland HMO enrollment

$1,494

Avg annual employee premium in Maryland employer-sponsored plan (after employer contribution)

$2,514

Avg Maryland hospital cost per inpatient day (before insurance)
Source data according to the Kaiser Family Foundation: Health Insurance Coverage of the Total Population, states (2007-2008), U.S. (2008); Total HMO Enrollment, July 2008; Average Single Premium per Enrolled Employee; For Employer-Based Health Insurance, 2008; Hospital Adjusted Expenses per Inpatient Day, 2007

Frequently asked questions

Maryland defers to the federal Affordable Care Act (ACA), which requires individuals nationwide to have health insurance that meets a minimum standard of coverage. Maryland does not have separate state-specific health care laws outside of the ACA.
Maryland residents can purchase health insurance during open enrollment through a number of private providers or via the Maryland Health Connection. If you've missed open enrollment and don't qualify for a special enrollment period, you can also get coverage through a short-term plan.
The cheapest health insurance in Maryland starts for as low as $159.24 per person for major medical plans.*
Metal LevelLowest Monthly Premium*
Bronze$159.24
Silver$200.24
Gold$223.06
Platinum$267.71
* This is the lowest-price Bronze plan available from eHealth in Maryland, but actual prices available depend on zip code, age, gender, and other factors.  Get a personalized quote to see what may be available for you.
Maryland residents can expect to pay an average of $229.84 per person* for a major medical individual health insurance plan. Prices will vary and premiums can be lower if you are in good health.
Metal LevelAverage Monthly Premium*
Bronze$229.84
Silver$261.46
Gold$267.71
Platinum$273.31
* This is the average price of a plan available from eHealth in Maryland, but actual prices available depend on zip code, age, gender, and other factors.  Get a personalized quote to see what may be available for you.