Pennsylvania's Answer to Uninsured Patients with Pre-existing Conditions
Posted Gerard C. Kramer on Oct 24, 2012 in News
Posted on Oct 24, 2012
Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan: Pennsylvania
Eligible residents of Pennsylvania can apply on-line for coverage through the state's Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan program known as PA Fair Care.
To qualify for coverage:
You must be a citizen or national of the United States or residing in the United States legally.
You must have been uninsured for at least the last six months before you apply.
You must have a pre-existing condition or have been denied coverage because of your health condition.
PA Fair Care covers a broad range of health benefits, including primary and specialty care, hospital care, and prescription drugs. All covered benefits are available for you, even if it's to treat a pre-existing condition.
Premium: $283.20 per month
Deductible: $1,000 in-network
Out of Pocket Limit: $5,000 in-network
If you want to learn more about the program, please call 1-888-767-7015 (TTY: 1-888-767-7018) or visit www.pafaircare.com.