Monthly Archives: April 2013

PHLP Releases 2012 Annual Report

PHLP is pleased to release our 2012 Annual Report. The report highlights the impact of PHLP’s legal representation, community education, and advocacy work on the lives of low-income consumers, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. As we look back at … Continue reading

PA Bar Institute Panel with PHLP Senior Attorney David Gates

Throughout the month of June, PHLP Senior Attorney David Gates will serve as a panelist at The Pennsylvania Bar Institute’s “Autism: Fitting the Pieces Together” training. With 1.5 million Americans living with autism, the training aims to help individuals understand the … Continue reading

Join Us in Pittsburgh for PHLP’s Health Care Champions Breakfast

PHLP is hosting an anniversary breakfast in Pittsburgh in honor of our 20th anniversary of incorporation. At our anniversary breakfast, PHLP will publicly acknowledge four “health care champions”. Professor Alan Meisel, the founder and director of the Health Law Certificate … Continue reading

Attention: Free PHLP training on New HealthChoices Zones

Throughout April, May, and June 2013, PHLP will provide a series of trainings on accessing health services in the New East and New West HealthChoices zones. The trainings will focus on coverage changes under HealthChoices, service denials, and the Medical … Continue reading

Attention: Free Training Session on Non-Traditional Independent Living

On April 25, 2013, from 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM in Eagleville, PA, PHLP Senior Attorney David Gates will lead a training on how persons with a disability can live in their own apartment, house, or co-op with the individual … Continue reading

New PHLP Publication on MATP

April 2, 2013, PHLP released a new publication titled “Understanding the Medical Assistance Transportation Program”. The Medical Assistance Transportation Program (“MATP”) is available to any Medical Assistance consumer who needs help with non-emergency transportation to and from health care services or treatments. The fact sheet reviews … Continue reading

Medical Assistance Transportation Program (MATP) 2013 Fact Sheet

Medical Assistance Transportation Program (MATP) 2013 Fact Sheet