Department of Health & Mental Hygiene News Release
BALTIMORE (October 24, 2011) -- The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange today issued a Request for Proposals to support an eligibility and enrollment system to help Marylanders obtain health coverage under the Affordable Care Act. The new system, which will be in effect by January 1, 2014, will help individuals enroll in Medicaid and the new Health Insurance Exchange, calculate subsidies, and allow Marylanders to choose qualified health plans.
All proposals must be received by 3 p.m. on December 5, 2011. A pre-proposal conference will be held on Friday, November 4, 2011, at 1:00 p.m., at 300 W. Preston Street in the auditorium.
The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange was created by legislation earlier this year, and will begin providing coverage to individuals on January 1, 2014. The RFP can be viewed here: https://ebidmarketplace.com/publicVenSolreview.asp?doc=DHMSO294031&fyr=2011&chg=00001&doc_dept. For questions about submitting a proposal, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information about the Maryland Health benefit Exchange, visit http://spdev.dhmh.md.gov:21115/healthreform/exchange/
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Director of Communications
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