Health Overhaul

Md. Lawmaker Wants Probe Of Health Exchange ProcurementA Maryland lawmaker on Tuesday renewed a call for an investigation into the state's defective health care exchange with a focus on the procurement process of the exchange's board, which has approved multimillion dollar contracts.
Md. Studies Health Care For Part-Time WorkersMaryland has no plans to move its 75,000 active full-time state government employees into the state's new insurance exchange, but the state is studying how to address health coverage for some contractual employees and part-time workers, a state official said.
Brown Testifies On Health Reform LegislationLt. Gov. Anthony Brown and state health officials on Wednesday outlined some of the final steps in a three-year effort to create a health benefit exchange in Maryland as part of the federal health care overhaul.