Medicaid Expansion in PA

Posted by Health Federation of Philadelphia on January 26, 2015

Need Health Insurance?

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Call 215-977-7255

Or go to your nearest Community health center. Find locations at:

New health insurance options are available for individuals and families:

  • All plans cover doctor and hospital visits, maternity care, prescriptions and more
  • You can’t be denied because you’re sick or have been sick
  • Prices are affordable, based on your income and family size

PA has expanded Medicaid/MA eligibility!

Even if you have been denied Medicaid/Medical Assistance (MA) before, you may qualify for a new program starting January 2015.
New income limits for Medicaid:
138% poverty
$16,104 1 person
$21,707 2 people
$27,310 3 people
If you are over the income limit for MA, you can still apply for Marketplace insurance!

Need in-person help?
The Health Federation of Philadelphia has certified Health Insurance Navigators available to assist you with applying for any type of coverage.
For more information or to set up an appointment:
Call: 215-977-7255 Text: 215-730-4222

When to Enroll: Marketplace- Open-enrollment ends February 15, 2015 Medicaid – No deadline!

Or contact:
MA/Medicaid: (866) 550-4355––your local County Assistance Office or community health center
Marketplace: 1-800-318-2596––your local community health center

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