Welcome to the Lower Shore Health Insurance Assistance Program
Lower Shore Health Insurance Assistance Program is a partner of Maryland Health Connection, the state's official health insurance marketplace. We provide free over-the-phone assistance for residents of Somerset, Wicomico, and Worcester counties to enroll in private plans or Medicaid/MCHP and receive financial help with insurance costs.
Open Enrollment for Health and Dental Plans for 2021 is
November 1, 2020 - December 15, 2020!!!!
In order to best serve you, our local call center has extended hours during Open Enrollment!
Can't call us during our normal business hours??? Call for enrollment assistance during our Virtual Enrollment Events!!!
Normal Business Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
You can shop, compare, and enroll online at MarylandHealthConnection.gov or download the free Enroll MHC Mobile app. Marylanders can also browse plans and get an estimate of financial help, without having to create an account.
We continue to host educational outreach events at businesses, schools, and other community organizations. See our calendar for upcoming scheduled outreach events.
As always, Medicaid enrollment continues year-round. In the meantime, be sure to tell us about changes in your household or income.