PHAN Congratulates Governor -elect Wolf and Calls 0n Him to Reject Healthy PA

Antoinette Kraus, Director of the Pennsylvania Health Access Network made the following statement: 

"We congratulate Governor-elect Tom Wolf on his victory last night, and look forward to working together to build a healthier Pennsylvania. To do that, we must protect benefits for all Pennsylvanians, and reject attempts to put up new barriers to care. Governor Corbett has taken Pennsylvania in the wrong direction with Healthy PA, and it's time to reverse course.

25 Days Until Open Enrollment!

Last year, with your help, PHAN educated over 25,986  Pennsylvanians on the Affordable Care Act through 648 education and outreach events. We enrolled more than 784 people in quality affordable health insurance in nearly half the counties in Pennsylvania. That was during a year when we had just 3 staff people, no federal navigator funding, no Medicaid Expansion, and all the tech challenges that come with the rollout of a major new law. 

PHAN is Hiring Enrollment Specialists in Central Pennsylvania

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 qualified candidates in the central Pennsylvania 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.  This position will be mobile and applicants must be willing to travel throughout central Pennsylvania.

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: