Member Updates & Information

We’re Here for You

During this challenging time, CareFirst is constantly working to ensure our members have access to the care and resources they need in the safest possible setting. Our top priority is your health and safety.

Though we’re all facing uncertainty, these pages will be updated with the latest information on testing, vaccines, benefit enhancements and more to help keep you informed.

Please note, the benefit information on this site is for CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield and CareFirst BlueChoice members. If you are enrolled in a different health plan, please check the information below for your specific benefits.

Medicare Advantage Plans

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Medicare Advantage Dual Special Needs Plan Members (formerly University of Maryland Health Advantage)

Visit ummedicareadvantage.org or call our Member Services Department at 410-779-9932 or 844-386-6762 (TTY: 711).

Individual CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Medicare Advantage

Learn more about Medicare Advantage COVID-19 Coverage or call our Member Services Department at 855-290-5744 (TTY: 711).

Medicaid Plans

Maryland - CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Community Health Plan Maryland Members (formerly University of Maryland Health Partners)

Visit umhealthpartners.com or call our Member Services Department at 410-779-9369 or 800-730-8530 (TTY: 771).

District of Columbia - CareFirst Community Health Plan District of Columbia Members

Call Enrollee Services at 202-821-1100.

Health Insurance

Need Health Insurance? 

D.C. Residents

D.C. residents without insurance can get coverage during the coronavirus pandemic through May 20, 2021 during their special enrollment period.

Maryland Residents

Maryland residents may obtain Individual coverage through the Maryland Health Connection until May 15, 2021.

Virginia Residents

Virginia residents may enroll in individual coverage at Healthcare.gov during the Special Enrollment Period (SEP) beginning February 15, 2021, through May 15, 2021.