Welcome to Maryland Medicaid

Wellpoint is the managed care plan for Medicaid insurance in Maryland.

Medicaid plans



Medicaid with Wellpoint


Healthcare is more than coverage alone. It is being there when people need you most and helping in ways they never imagined.


That’s why we provide whole-health solutions: to support people throughout their lives and communities in improving their health.


Because everyone deserves to live well.

Ready. Set. Renew.


It is time to renew your benefits. Keep in mind, if you don’t renew before the deadline, you will lose your benefits. Take steps now to protect yourself and your family.


No longer qualify for Medicaid? We can connect you to a plan that’s right for you.


Learn more about plans


Be aware of scams and fraud during Medicaid renewals. There is no cost to complete a Medicaid renewal and if we reach out to you about renewing your coverage, we will never ask for money.

New to Wellpoint?


Focused on improving whole health, Wellpoint wants to help you live your healthiest life. Visit our new member welcome page to learn the basics about your health plan.

Accredited NCQA health plan


We have achieved Commendable Accreditation status from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).

Stay informed about COVID-19

Have questions about COVID-19 vaccines? Visit our COVID-19 Resource Center for more information.


COVID-19 resources 

COVID-19 vaccination reward

Wellpoint members, here’s your shot to get reward dollars that can be redeemed for a $100 gift card. Get your COVID-19 vaccines and earn rewards!


Earn your rewards 

Wellpoint offers Medicaid plans in these states*:




*More markets coming soon.

HealthChoice benefits


With Wellpoint, you get all of your HealthChoice (Medicaid) benefits, including:

  Doctor visits   |   Prescriptions   |   Dental   |   Vision

Plus, we give our members extras to make living healthy a little easier. Our 24-hour Nurse HelpLine gives you fast, free medical advice from a nurse or doctor 24/7, even on holidays. We also offer Healthy Rewards.

Review HealthChoice benefits

Updates and reminders

The drug copay is changing. 

Starting May 1, 2024, there will be a $1 copay for generic drugs, preferred brand drugs, and HIV/AIDS drugs. Your other benefits and services aren’t changing. For a full list of brand name and generic drugs we cover, search our formulary.


Search the Formulary 

Get your free flu shot

Give your health the best shot this flu season.


Find a plan pharmacy near you 

Need help? Let’s chat.

You can chat with a live person Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern time, or send us a secure message anytime through your online account.


Chat or send a message 

Do you qualify for a free cellphone?

We work with SafeLink Wireless® to offer Wellpoint members this special federal Lifeline program. If you qualify, you can receive a free smartphone with unlimited texts and monthly data and minutes.

Check if you qualify 

Help with recovery

The CommonGround Recovery Library offers strategies and tools to help you start recovery and work through daily challenges. From behavioral health and addiction recovery to financial recovery, we have help for everyone who needs it.


Start recovering 


On-the-go health plan access

The Sydney Health app makes it easy to find a doctor, access your ID card, chat with a live representative, and more.

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