University of Maryland Health Partners is a Medicaid Managed Care Organization that serves members in the Maryland HealthChoice program.

The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) provides Medical Assistance, also called Medicaid coverage to individuals determined to be categorically eligible or medically needy.

Medicaid coverage is automatically given to individuals receiving certain other public assistance, such as Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Temporary Cash Assistance (TCA), or Foster Care.