Statute for Members with Maryland-Based BlueChoice Plans

Note: The statute below for Members applies to any Maryland BlueChoice Plan obtained through an employer with 50 or fewer employees. If you have questions, please contact your Benefits Office or call the Member Services number located on your Member ID Card.

Maryland Small Group Statute - Employer Notice

In order to qualify for small group coverage under MD law, a small employer must agree to offer coverage to any dependent of an eligible employee when coverage is sought by the eligible employee. Under Maryland law a small employer is not required to contribute to the premium payments for coverage of a dependent of an eligible employee.