Monthly Archives: April 2012

April 2012 Senior Health News

MATP Crisis Averted – For Now Special Series: What Happens When I Become a Dual Eligible, Part I Certain Medicaid Co-pays to Increase Soon Improved Medicare Summary Notice Available Online …and much more!

Medical Assistance Copays Still Planned for Families of Children with Disabilities

A notice sent out recently from the Department of Public Welfare regarding changes to copayments under Medical Assistance effective May 15th has caused some confusion among families who have children with disabilities on Medical Assistance. While this notice does not … Continue reading

March 2012 Health Law PA News

Governor Proposes Severe Cuts to Human Services Funding in 2012-2013 Budget Spotlight on the 2012-2013 Budget, including highlights of the proposed OLTL and ODP budgets. MATP Crisis Averted – For Now Certain Medicaid Co-Pays To Increase Open Enrollment for HealthChoices … Continue reading

Fran Chervenak Receives 2012 PLAN Excellence Award

Fran Chervenak, PHLP’s Director of Client Services and Managing Attorney of the Pittsburgh office, was honored by the Pennsylvania Legal Aid Network (PLAN) at its annual awards banquet. To view Fran’s tribute video, click here. Congratulations to Fran and to … Continue reading