Maternity Partnership/ Prenatal Care Program


Pregnancy and Postpartum Medicaid Coverage

Are you having a baby?

  • You may get free health care even if you are not legally living in the United States.  Pregnant people are now eligible for Medicaid, regardless of their immigration status.
  • Medicaid pays for health care for people who cannot afford it. Medicaid is the same as Medical Assistance.
  • Sign up for Medicaid as soon as you know you are pregnant. Get the care you and your baby need right away. You may keep Medicaid up to four months after your baby is born.
Pregnant Women can now enroll even if they are not U.S. citizens or legally living in the United States
To be eligible. you should be:
  • Pregnant
  • Living in Maryland
  • Low-income
How to apply:
Open the Maryland Health Connection app on your iphone or android
Call Maryland Health Connection at 1-855-642-8572
Call Montgomery County to schedule one-on-one assistance at 240-777-1815
Walk into any Montgomery County Eligibility Office:
  • 8630 Fenton St, 10th Fl., Silver Spring
  • 8818 Georgia Ave, 2nd Fl., Silver Spring
  • 1401 Rockville Pike, 1st Fl., Rockville
  • 12900 Middlebrook, 2nd Fl., Germantown