Archived PA Fair Care - as of June 4, 2013



UPDATE: CMS has suspended all new enrollment

applications for the program, as of 11:59 p.m., March 2, 2013.

View the letter from CMS


If you were recently a resident of another state and a member of that state's Pre-existing Condition Insurance Plan, and now a resident of Pennsylvania wishing to transfer your enrollment to PA Fair Care, please call 1-888-767-7015 (TTY 1-888-767-7018) to file a transfer application. Please have your membership card from the other state available when you make this call.   


If you are in need of health care resources and programs, please visit


PA Fair Care is Pennsylvania’s health plan for uninsured adults with pre-existing conditions. This temporary plan offers transitional insurance coverage until the broader coverage provisions of federal health insurance reform come to fruition in January 2014. As of March 2013, 6,960 individuals are enrolled in the program. 


Individuals pay a monthly premium of $283, plus $1,000 annual deductible and copays. Please choose one of the following topical links for more information.



Other, helpful information:

Still have questions, need assistance or can't find what you are looking for?

  • A toll-free number, 1-888-767-7015 (TTY 1-888-767-7018), is available to help you. 
  • This call center will be open Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.