Category Archives: Spotlight

Who Gets Medicaid in Pennsylvania? What Difference Does it Make?

In tandem with its effort to “repeal and replace” the ACA, Congress is taking steps to cut and “cap” federal funding for Medicaid. Who gets Medicaid in PA?  What difference does it make in their lives?  We highlight a handful … Continue reading

APPRISE Helps Medicare Beneficiaries Save Money

APPRISE helps connect Medicare beneficiaries with limited incomes to programs that lower their costs for prescription drugs and pay their Medicare premiums, saving them thousands of dollars a year! PHLP trains APPRISE volunteers and counselors across the state about these … Continue reading

Opportunity to Provide Health Coverage to Pennsylvanians

PHLP recently published three new analyses to help inform the public and Pennsylvania policy makers on the benefits and savings created by expanding Medicaid.

The Affordable Care Act: What’s Next for Pennsylvania

PHLP has published two new articles analyzing the Supreme Court’s decision on the Affordable Care Act and its implications for Pennsylvania.

Health Care Reform Overview

President Barack Obama signed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act into law on March 23, 2010. One week later, he signed the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act (together, referred to as the Affordable Care Act or Health Care … Continue reading