Virtual Compare: Health Insurance for Small Businesses An online tool from the Maryland Health Care Commission that helps small employers research and compare various health plans, as well as identify brokers who can assist in making the selections that fit your needs.
Health Insurance for Employees Starting January 1, 2014, small businesses (business with between 2 and 50 employees) may purchase health insurance for their employees by going to Maryland Health Connection. Small businesses are not required to purchase insurance for their employees, but if they choose to do so they may qualify for a tax credit. For more information regarding your options, go to www.marylandhealthconnection.gov/small-businesses. For information on approved small group premium rates for plans to be sold through Maryland Health Connection's Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Exchange, click here.