Category Archives: Stay Informed


MHAMD Quarterly Policy Update

Guest Post by Dan Martin, MHAMD Public Policy Director A great deal has occurred since the last MHAMD Policy Update. The weather is changing, people are preparing for the holidays, and following the election in November, the 2015 legislative session … Continue reading

Verification Documents for your Maryland Health Connection Application

This past Saturday, November 15th marked the first day of open enrollment. If you were not able to make it to the enrollment event in your region, do not fret. Open enrollment spans until February 15th, 2015. There are a … Continue reading

Poll Results Shows Californians Unaware of Behavioral Health Coverage under ACA

An Inquirer writer notes the findings of a new Field Poll administered on behalf of the California HealthCare Foundation (CHCF) detailing that more than half of Californians do not access mental health care because of, “gaps in knowledge about their health insurance and … Continue reading

Browsing Plans at Maryland Health Connection

Open Enrollment is less than a week away, and we are excited to assist Marylanders who wish to renew their health coverage. Yesterday, November 9th marked the first day that consumers can anonymously browse the Maryland Health Connection site.  The … Continue reading

Update on Kaiser Permanente Fines in California

Sal Roselli of the National Union of Healthcare Workers reported on The Blog, after a year of battling the California’s Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC), Kaiser Permanente finally paid its $4 million fine subsequent of being found guilty of violating … Continue reading