Medicaid recipients must renew their eligibility once every 12 months. This process is also known as getting a “redetermination”. Renewals for most Medicaid recipients will now be processed in Maryland Health Connection. Recipients who must renew their eligibility using Maryland Health Connection will receive a letter in the mail with instructions on how to renew their benefits. To help them prepare for that process, Medicaid has issued this useful Medicaid Redetermination Fact Sheet . In fact, here is one specifically designed for SUD Populations.