be a resident of Maryland
be a U.S. Citizen or non-citizen who meets immigration status requirements
Provide a Social Security Number (SSN) (if you have one and are applying for coverage for yourself).
Meet financial requirements
Income limits. Medicaid income limits and rules vary for different groups of individuals and household sizes.
Income limits for children, parents and caretaker relatives, adults ages 19-64, and pregnant women.
Income limits for aged, blind or disabled individuals and for the Medicare Savings Program.
Asset limits. Only applies to certain groups including individuals who need long term care or are applying based on being aged, blind or disabled
Medical Eligibility. Only applies to certain Medicaid programs, such as Long Term Care and Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS) Waivers.