UMMS Health Plans
The University of Maryland Medical System Health Plans offers the following Medicaid and Medicare
University of Maryland Health Partners
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.
University of Maryland Health Advantage
University of Maryland Health Advantage is an HMO and HMO-SNP Plan with a Medicare contract and a State of Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (Medicaid) program contract.
Enrollment in University
of Maryland Health Advantage depends on contract renewal. University of
Maryland Health Advantage offers greater value than original Medicare, with
lower out-of-pocket costs.