Monthly Archives: June 2011

PHLP Testifies on Expansion of Managed Care

PHLP testified on June 21, 2011 before the PA House Health Committee on legislation that would expand mandatory managed care state-wide.  PHLP staff attorney Kyle Fisher raised concerns about how the expansion could affect access to care in Pennsylvania’s rural … Continue reading

Study Finds Barriers to Special Care for Children With Public Insurance

As reported in The Philadelphia Inquirer, a study by the University of Pennsylvania found that callers posing as mothers with children on Medicaid or CHIP were more likely to be refused an appointment with a pediatric specialist than callers pretending … Continue reading

May 2011 Health Law News

Cutting Medicaid in Pennsylvania: Federal and State Threats General Assembly Considering Bills Limiting MATP Program New and Improved Application for the Medicare Savings Program! And much, much more …

How to Obtain Mental Health and Drug & Alcohol Services in Pennsylvania

How to Obtain Mental Health and Drug & Alcohol Services in Pennsylvania