Here's what you need to know.
You might qualify for medical assistance, which is based on income and family size. For a family of three, the limit is roughly
If you don't qualify for medical assistance and you got laid off in March, you'll have to act fast. The deadline to get health insurance on the federal government's insurance marketplace is 60 days from the day you lost your health coverage. That date will likely be around
Go to healthcare.gov to compare plans.
Medical assistance is free. It's hard to pinpoint a cost for insurance through the marketplace, because it varies based on factors such as age, family size, and income. But you may be eligible for a tax credit that would lower the cost.
COBRA is likely the worst option in terms of cost. You will have to pay the entire cost of your previous health insurance, including what your employer paid.
Yes. Update your income online or by phone because you might qualify for additional assistance, said
You can reach out to:
-- Pennsylvania Health Access Network (877-570-3642) or at [email protected].
-- BenePhilly if you live in Philladelphia (833-373-5868).
You can also get more details on Pennsylvania Health Access Network's website and
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