PA Fair Care Offers Coverage for Persons with Preexisting Conditions

From PA Fair Care (


PA Fair Care is Pennsylvania’s health plan for uninsured adults with preexisting conditions. This temporary plan fofers insurance for those eligible until federal health insurance reform takes effect n 2014. PA Fair Care is available on a first come basis. Once the program is full, we will create a waiting list.


Am I eligible?


To be eligible, you must:


  • Be a U.S. citizen or lawful resident
  • Be a resident of Pennsylvania
  • Have a preexisting health condition
  • Be uninsured for the previous six months

What are the benefits?


Some of the benefits include:


  • Preventive care and physician services
  • Diagnosis and treatment of illness or injury
  • Emergency, accident and medical care
  • Prescription medications
  • Durable medical equipment

How much does it cost?


The monthly premium is $283.20 plus additional copays and coinsurance.


How do I apply?


Applications may be completed online at on and after August 4.


To apply, you may need your:


  • Social Security Number
  • Drivers’s License or State ID Number

What documentation do I need to confirm eligibility?


  • Proof of citizenship & identity or lawful residence in the U.S.
  • Proof of preexisting condition

PA Fair Care

(888) 767-7015, Monday-Friday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

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