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Medicaid now covers prenatal care in Md. for undocumented residents, but many barriers to access still exist

July 18, 2023

During the 2022 legislative session, we were elated by the news that the Maryland General Assembly passed the Healthy Babies Equity Act, which would extend Medicaid coverage to pregnant people who would otherwise be eligible if not for their immigration status. But our moods dampened when we realized it would not be implemented until July of this year. There was already a great need.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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