The Healthy Pennsylvania plan was created in Pennsylvania, for Pennsylvania. It is built upon common sense reforms that provide coverage options to our most vulnerable citizens in a flexible and sustainable way that protects taxpayers. Pennsylvania is home to a world class health care delivery system, and the initiatives in Healthy Pennsylvania focus on three key priorities: improving access; ensuring quality; providing affordability.
To view the final approval letter and waiver special terms and conditions click here.
When can I apply for coverage and when will coverage begin?
Enrollment in the Healthy PA Private Coverage Option will begin December 1, 2014. Coverage will begin on January 1, 2015. If you believe you qualify for Medicaid coverage, you may apply now.
Is there a deadline to apply?
No, there is no deadline to apply for enrollment.
How can I apply for health care coverage through Medicaid or the Private Coverage Option?