Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Medical Assistance
www.dhr.state.md.us/baltocity.htm
Resource Details
Alternate Name Baltimore City DSS, Medical Assistance
Description OVERVIEW: Provides assistance with screening and applying for Medicaid. Medicaid provides health coverage for some low-income individuals, families, older adults and people with disabilities. Also assists individuals with questions/concerns regarding the Medicare Beneficiary programs.   

SERVICES: 
1) MEDICAID-AGED, BLIND OR DISABLED: Serves individuals 65 and older or who are blind, physically disabled, or developmentally disabled. 

2) QUALIFIED MEDICARE BENEFICIARY PROGRAM: Serves individuals who are on Medicare. Pays Part B premiums, co-payments, and deductibles. 
     
3) SPECIFIED LOW-INCOME MEDICARE BENEFICIARIES: Serves individuals who are Medicare recipients but who are ineligible for Qualified Medicare Beneficiary Program. Pays only Part B premium. 

4) EXPANDED MEDICAL ASSISTANCE: Assists individuals and families who may qualify for health care benefits under the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
Defined coverage areas:
Maryland
 
Hours Of Operation Posted are in-office hours. Phone calls taken until 5PM.

Mon: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Tue: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Wed: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Thu: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Fri: 8:30AM 4:30PM
Program
Eligibility Expanded Medical Care: Families with children who receive TCA and adults ages 18 and over who are income eligible.
Languages Offered Accommodations made with advance notice.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call Maryland Health Connections or visit DSS location.
Documents Required Call for information.
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Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Project Home
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Temporary Disability Assistance Program
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Social Services to Adults
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Emergency Assistance to Families with Children
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Temporary Cash Assistance
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Support Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Eviction Assistance Program
Baltimore City Department of Social Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Services, Reunification Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Services, Foster Care
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Services, Kinship Care
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Services, Adoption Services
Baltimore City Department of Social Services, Family Services, Family Preservation


Contact Information
Toll Free Number 800-456-8900
TTY 443-378-6502
Main 443-423-6400
Constituent Services 800-332-6347
Medicare 800-633-4227
Phone 5 855-642-8572
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Sites offering this Program 2000 North Broadway