The Primary Adult Care Program (PAC), which started on July 1, 2006, is a Medical Assistance Program for people 19 years of age and older with limited income. PAC replaced the Maryland Pharmacy Assistance Program and the Maryland Primary Care Program. In order to be eligible for the program, applicants cannot be on Medicare or Medicaid and must meet income conditions. The PAC application can be obtained by calling 1-800-226-2142 or going online to www.dhmh.state.md.us/mma/pac. Eligible PAC members will receive a yellow and white PAC card to use to obtain services. PAC members will need to choose a Mana ged Care Organization (MCO) and Primary Care Doctor within 21 days. Once determined eligible for the program, but prior to the enrollment into the MCO, PAC members will get pharmace and outpatient medical services on a fee-for-service basis. When the member is enrolled into and is active with their MCO, the member will also receive coverage for Primary Care as well as Family Planning Services. limited emergency room coverage, limited dental services, outpatient substance abuse services, and limited vision care. Some of the services that are not covered through this program include inpatient hospital services, comprehensive hospital emergency room services, specialty services, EPSDT services, and sterilization procedures.
Record last updated: Jan 22 2018 11:55AM