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14.35.12.00.htm 14.35.12.00. Title 14 INDEPENDENT AGENCIES Subtitle 35 MARYLAND HEALTH BENEFIT EXCHANGE Chapter 12 Application Counselor Sponsoring Entity Designation Standards Authority: Insurance Article, §31-106 and 31-113(r) Annotated Code of Maryland
14.35.12.01.htm 14.35.12.01. 01 Scope.. In General. This chapter applies to any community-based organization, health care provider, unit of State or local government, or other entity seeking designation as an application counselor sponsoring entity by the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange.
14.35.12.02.htm 14.35.12.02. 02 Definitions.. A. In this subtitle, the following terms have the meanings indicated.. B. Terms Defined.. 1) “Applicant” means a community-based organization, health care provider, unit of State or local government, or other entity applying for designation as an application counselor sponsoring entity.2) “Application counselor” has the meaning set forth in Insurance Article, §31-101(a-1) Annotated Code of Maryland.3) “Application counselor sponsoring entity” or “s
14.35.12.03.htm 14.35.12.03. 03 Eligibility Requirements.. To be eligible for designation as an application counselor sponsoring entity, an applicant shall:. A. Complete and submit to the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange the application counselor sponsoring entity application set forth under Regulation .05 of this chapter;B. Agree to comply with the requirements set forth in the application counselor sponsoring entity application, including the requirements for oversight of its certified application counselors;
14.35.12.04.htm 14.35.12.04. 04 Scope of Authority.. A. A designated application counselor sponsoring entity may employ or engage certified application counselors to:1) Provide information to consumers about the full range of qualified health plan and qualified dental plan options and insurance affordability programs, including advance premium tax credits and cost-sharing subsidies, the Maryland Medical Assistance Program, and the Maryland Children’s Health Program, for which they are e2) Assist consumers with
14.35.12.05.htm 14.35.12.05. 05 Application Procedures.. A. In order to obtain an application counselor sponsoring entity designation, the applicant shall submit to the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange:1) An application on the form approved by the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange in consultation with the Commissioner and the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene;2) An attestation that the applicant will notify the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange of any changes in information the appli
14.35.12.06.htm 14.35.12.06. 06 Designation Term and Renewal.. A. Term. An application counselor sponsoring entity designation expires 2 years after the date it is issued unless it is renewed or revoked prior to that time.B. Renewal.. 1) Notice.. a) At least 60 days before the expiration of an application counselor sponsoring entity designation, the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange shall notify the application counselor sponsoring entity directly at the entity’s address on file, including ema
14.35.12.07.htm 14.35.12.07. 07 Reinstatement.. A. For up to 1 year after the expiration of a designation, an entity whose application counselor sponsoring entity designation has expired may apply to reinstate the expired designation by:1) Filing a reinstatement application, either by mail or electronically, on a form approved by the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange;2) Paying to the Maryland Health Benefit Exchange the renewal fee if permitted by law and in the manner specified by the Exchange; and
14.35.12.08.htm 14.35.12.08. 08 Revocation of Designation.. The Maryland Health Benefit Exchange, in consultation with the Commissioner and Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, shall revoke an application counselor sponsoring entity designation for any failure to act in accordance with the application counselor sponsoring entity attestations set forth under Regulation .05A of this chapter pursuant to the procedures for withdrawal or revocation set forth under the agreement between the Maryland Health
14.35.12.9999.htm 14.35.12.9999. Administrative History Effective date: June 8, 2015 (42:11 Md. R. 726).
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