LEG REG REVIEW 2015, 10th Issue *** March 16, 2015

LEG REG REVIEW is a periodic newsletter produced by PHILLIPS ASSOCIATES, a professional lobbying and consultant firm located near the State Capitol.  It contains news on the legislative and regulatory scene in Pennsylvania that may be of interest to the Insurance and Business Communities.  It is a free member benefit for those who are members of the Pennsylvania Association of Health Underwriters (PAHU).  Subscription information may be obtained by contacting PHILLIPS ASSOCIATES at 717/728-1217 FAX 717/232-7005 or e-mail to xenobun@aol.com.  Please email jtrout2792@aol.com supplying both your name and e-mail address if you wish to be removed from or added to this list.   WOLF ADMINISTRATION ANNOUNCES HEALTHY PA PHASEOUT The Department of Human Services (DHS) has released a timeline detailing the Administration’s plan for expansion of traditional Medicaid.  By September 30, all individuals enrolled in Healthy PA’s private coverage option will be rolled into a new adult benefit package with coverage provided by DHS managed care organizations.  The Wolf Administration promised that no one would see a gap in coverage.   HIGHMARK GIVES ANTHEM PRIVACY REASSURANCE Highmark sent a March 2015 letter to policyholders saying that Highmark is not directly affiliated with Anthem but some policyholders may have been serviced … Read More