If you are currently receiving healthcare benefits or intend to apply for benefits from Maryland's Medical Assistance or Children's Health Insurance Programs, you must follow the recent changes in federal laws.
These changes require you to provide proof of your United States citizenship and your identity. It is very important that you provide these documents during redetermination or your health benefits could end. If you have specific questions, there is a hotline to help you. You may call 1-800-284-4510. In addition, if you are having problems locating the necessary documents, please contact your case worker. He/she may be able to work with you as you locate the documents so that your health benefits do not end.
Below is a list of some of the acceptable documents that you can show to your case worker to prove your identity and citizenship.
Proof of Identity and Citizenship
Proof of Identity
Proof of Citizenship
If under the age of 16: