Can my employer cancel the provided health insurance without prior notification?

SOME of the employees in our office were notified that the company-provided health insurance would be canceled, effective tomorrow.

Asked on June 30, 2009 under Employment Labor Law, Maryland


MD, Member, California Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 11 years ago | Contributor

Usually, no.  But it may be built into your plan -- i.e., the method of notification.

Your  best bet: contact the Maryland Insurance Administration and/or Maryland Dept of Labor:

Here are the links:

Or you may wish to consult with a private attorney in labor law and insurance matters.  Try and check his or her record at the Maryland State Bar.

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