Monthly Archives: July 2011

Changes to the Helpline

Starting August 1, 2011, the hours of PHLP’s Helpline availability will change. The Helpline will be open: Monday 8am-8pm Tuesday 8am-8pm Thursday 8am-8pm Friday 8am-8pm Callers can leave a message during open hours, and our Helpline staff will call back … Continue reading

Pennsylvania Court Protects Rights of Children with Autism

In a case of first impression, a Court of Common Pleas (Philadelphia County) ordered a health insurance carrier, Independence Blue Cross (IBC), to pay for services to treat children with autism spectrum disorder.

Fellowships Information Session – Friday, July 29

The Pennsylvania Health Law Project will host a breakfast for law students interested in post-graduate fellowships at our Philadelphia office on Friday, July 29th at 8:30 AM.

Take Action: Tell our leaders that you support Medicaid!

It only takes 2 minutes of your time, but phone calls make a big impact.  Tell elected officials to protect Medicaid funding – read on for talking points and numbers to call.

State Budget Alert:

Pennsylvania Legislature Gives the Department of Public Welfare Authority to Make Sweeping Changes to Medical Assistance

State Budget Alert:

PA Legislature Gives DPW Green Light for Copays, Including Services for Children with Disabilities