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Aetna Better Health® of Maryland 

When you choose us as your Maryland HealthChoice health plan, you’re choosing care you can trust. It’s about bringing together what matters most to your health. Because healthier happens together®.


We’re here for members statewide. Not yet joined? Learn about becoming a member. Already joined? Get started with your new plan.

Find what you need

Be as healthy as you can be. A wide range of benefits and services can help. You have a network of providers to get you the right care when you need it. We’ll help you understand your coverage. And make sure you get the most from your benefits. 

Not sure if you qualify for Medicaid?

Not sure if you qualify for Medicaid?

Understanding Medicaid can be a challenge. Especially if it’s new to you. Or if it’s your first time enrolling. You and your family may be eligible for benefits without knowing it. The first step? See if you qualify. You can find out by checking the income level table on the Maryland Health Connection website. 


Learn more about what to expect


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Keeping your coverage Don’t lose your benefits 

Renew every year

You have to renew your Medicaid coverage each year. Learn more about how to keep your coverage.


Learn how to renew








Update contact info

To keep your benefits, be sure to update your address if you move. Just visit Maryland Health Connection to change your info.

Get help

Have questions? Contact us anytime, day or night.

Contact us

About us

About us

Aetna Better Health of Maryland is part of Aetna® and the CVS Health® family, one of our country’s leading health care organizations. We’ve been serving people who use Medicaid services for over 30 years — from kids, adults and seniors to people with disabilities or other serious health issues.

Our national experience helps us do lots of good work in your community, where you live, work and play. And we’re proud to be your neighbor, working alongside you to make Maryland a great state. You can get the care you need to be as healthy as possible. And you can do it all close to home.


Want to learn more about us? Check our general Aetna Better Health website.

Helpful information


Find answers 

Here are some common questions from other members like you.   

See common questions and their answers

Resources and services

Get the support you need. Learn about resources and services you can use.

Go to resources and services 

Health and wellness

Here, you’ll find tips about getting as healthy as you can, as well as how to get the most from your plan.   

Go to our health and wellness library 

Stay connected  

Learn about upcoming events in your area and see our latest news.  

Go to news and events 

Legal notices

Healthchoice is a program of the Maryland Department of Health.


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Aetna is part of the CVS Health® family of companies.

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