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Lower Shore Health Insurance Assistance Program HealthConnectNow Event Scheduled

Snow Hill, MD – The Lower Shore Health Insurance Assistance Program will be hosting HealthConnectNow on Saturday, January 23, 2016 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center at 500 Glen Ave Salisbury, MD. 

The free health insurance sign up event is open to the public and will feature health insurance enrollment, health screenings, activities, information, and refreshments. Certified program staff and insurance brokers will be on site to answer questions and guide consumers through the Maryland Health Connection application process. Maryland Health Connection is the state-based health insurance marketplace for individuals, families, and small businesses.

Consumers can call 855-445-5540 for more information.

Maryland Health Connection Open Enrollment is November 1, 2015-January 31, 2016.

About the Lower Shore Health Insurance Assistance Program: The Lower Shore Health Insurance Assistance Program is administered through the Worcester County Health Department and funded by a grant through the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange. The program helps to educate, determine eligibility and enroll uninsured and underinsured residents of Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties into private health plans or Medicaid. For more information on our program and a continuously updated list of events, please visit us at lowershorehealth.org.