Interesting articles in the Pennsylvania Health Law Project’s current newsletter

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In case you don’t receive this newsletter, you could miss the interesting, relevant and current information that it contains and the February 2018 issue is particularly worthwhile. The following information is from the Pennsylvania Health Law Project’s Website:


The Health Law PA News is a newsletter dedicated to informing health care consumers, advocates, and providers about developments in publicly-funded health care programs. We aim to provide practical information that allows readers to better understand health law issues, recognize how upcoming changes will affect them, and identify areas where additional advocacy is needed.

February 2018 Health Law News

  • Governor’s Proposed Medicaid Budget for FY 2018-2019
  • Community HealthChoices Update
  • Pennsylvania Activities to Address Missed Nursing Shifts
  • 2018 Federal Poverty Level Guidelines Published
  • Medicaid and Work Requirements: What New Federal Guidance Could Mean for Pennsylvania


Until December 2013, this newsletter provided information for Older Pennsylvanians with limited incomes and their advocates/providers about the various programs that serve them. Effective January 2014, these two newsletters have been combined into a single monthly publication titled Health Law PA News. The combined newsletter continues to report on topics of specific interest to seniors and persons with disabilities, such as Medicare, the Medicare Savings Program, the Medicare Part D Low-Income Subsidy (LIS), and Home and Community Based Services Waiver programs.

To view past editions of either newsletter, please see the newsletter archive.

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