General Insurance Articles
Maryland law requires certain benefits to be in health insurance policies. If an insurance company denies coverage for a treatment, consumers may appeal to the Maryland Insurance Administration.
A federal law called the Affordable Care Act is creating a new way to get health insurance. Maryland has set up an online health insurance shopping site called Maryland Health Connection, to guide residents through the process.
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