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For Immediate Release: 1/16/2014
Sign Up Continues Until March 31 for Affordable Care Act Health Coverage; Saturday Hours Available

Enrollment for health coverage through the Affordable Care Act continues until March 31, 2014. Residents of Montgomery and Prince George’s counties can sign up for health care coverage at more than 25 sites throughout the community via Maryland Health Connection, the state’s insurance marketplace.

In addition to weekday hours, weekend enrollment events will be held at four locations, two in Montgomery and two in Prince George’s County:

• Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services

8818 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring

12900 Middlebrook Road, Germantown

• Prince George’s County Government at Landover

425 Brightseat Road, Landover

• Prince George’s County Government at Temple Hills

4235 28th Avenue, Temple Hills

The weekend events will be held in January, February and March from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the following dates. Attendees should arrive and sign in by 3 p.m.

• Saturday, January 18 and Saturday, January 25
• Saturday, February 1, 8, 15 and 22
• Saturday, March 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29

To find additional in-person enrollment help, go to and click on Sign Up Locations.

Residents who need health coverage can also enroll online at or by calling Maryland’s Consumer Support Center at 1-855-642-8572 (TTY1-855-642-8573).

For more information about eligibility and documents needed for enrollment, go to

About the Capital Region Health Connector:
The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services received funding to provide outreach, education and enrollment services for residents of the Capital Region, which includes Montgomery and Prince George’s counties.

About Maryland Health Connection:
Maryland Health Connection is the state-based health insurance marketplace for individuals, families and small businesses to compare and enroll in health insurance, as well as determine eligibility for Medicaid and other assistance programs, federal tax credits and cost-sharing reductions.


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Release ID: 14-022
Media Contact: Mary Anderson 240-777-6534

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