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This section of PALawHelp.org has information and resources about Medical Assistance issues in Pennsylvania.

  • COMPASS - Apply for Public Benefits and Services from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

    Pennsylvania residents can apply for a variety of programs offered by the PA Department of Human Services, including public assistance, food stamps, health care coverage, energy assistance and other social service programs at this site Content Detail

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    Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Application for Social Services (COMPASS)
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  • HealthCare.gov

    HealthCare.gov is a federal government Website managed by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services where you can get information on health care options that are available and sign up for health care benefits. Content Detail

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    U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • Health Care/Medical Assistance

    This is the section of the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services website with information for people applying for or currently receiving Medical Assistance. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
  • Medical Assistance Benefits for Workers with Disabilities

    Information on Medical Assistance for Workers with Disabilities (MAWD) from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services. MAWD lets Pennsylvanians with disabilities take a fulfilling job, earn more money and still keep their full medical coverage. With MAWD you can keep Medical Assistance while you work, even if your earnings increase above the limits for other Medical Assistance programs. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
  • Office of Medical Assistance Programs

    Section of the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services website dedicated to the Office of Medical Assistance Programs which administers and oversees the Medical Assistance program in Pennsylvania. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
  • Pennsylvania Breast & Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program

    Information on the Pennsylvania Breast & Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program, which is a free breast and cervical cancer early detection program of the Pennsylvania Department of Health. It is funded by the Department of Health and through a grant the Department receives from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Health
  • Pennsylvania Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program

    Information from the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services on the PA Health Insurance Premium Payment Program. The Health Insurance Premium Payment (HIPP) Program is a program developed to help families, who have at least one person enrolled in Medical Assistance (MA), pay for private health insurance through an employer. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services
  • Telephone Assistance Program - Lifeline

    Lifeline is a program that provides reduced telephone costs to customers of qualified telephone services. It is available to recipients of General Assistance (GA), Supplemental Security Income (SSI), Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Federal Public Housing Assistance, Medical Assistance, Food Stamps or the National School Free Lunch Program. Content Detail

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    Pennsylvania Department of Human Services