CMS Strikes Worst Parts of Healthy PA, Approves Coverage Expansion

This is big! You called, you wrote, you rallied, and now we know: you were heard. 

CMS (the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) announced today that they will approve Healthy Pennsylvania, but not the Healthy PA Governor Corbett wanted.

In his original proposal, Governor Corbett sought to:

PHAN Is Hiring

Pennsylvania Health Access Network Outreach and Enrollment Specialist

 

The Pennsylvania Health Access Network (PHAN) is a statewide coalition of organizations working to protect high quality health insurance coverage for individuals and businesses and to expand coverage to the uninsured. PHAN is currently seeking a qualified candidate in the Philadelphia region to help connect individuals with public health insurance programs and the Federal Health Insurance Marketplace through education, outreach and direct one on one support. 

Pennsylvania Becoming an Island of the Uninsured

The evidence is beginning to pile up showing just how much Pennsylvania is losing by failing to expand Medicaid under the Afforadble Care Act.