Exchange Meetings - Submitted Comments

Below you will find comments that were shared with the department during the Health Insurance Exchange meetings. For ease of use, the comments are arranged by the following categories:

Advocacy/Consumer Community
Agent/Broker/Producer Community
Faith-Based Community
Hospital/Medical Providers
Insurance Industry
Small Business Community
Technology/Information Service Providers

Advocacy/Consumer Community:

Benefits Data Trust
Citizen Power Inc.
Coalition of Labor Union Women
Community Legal Services
Consumer Health Coalition
Genuine Healthcare Resources LLC
Governor’s Advisory Committee for People with Disabilities
Health Federation of Philadelphia
Maternity Care Coalition | Attachment
Mental Health Assocation in Pennsylvania
Mental Health Assocation, South East PA

National Hemophilia Foundation

National Nursing Centers Consortium
New Voices Pennsylvania
PA Budget and Policy Center

PA Catholic Health Association

PA Coalition of Nurse Practitioners

PA Dietetic Association

PA Health Access Network

PA Office for Rural Health

PA Partnerships for Children | Attachment

PA Wants to Work

Pennsylvanians for Choice
Pennsylvania Health Law Project

Philadelphia Unemployment Project

Pittsburgh Caregiver Support Network
Public Citizens for Children and Youth
SEIU Healthcare Pennsylvania

The Alliance - PA Council

Vista Foundation
Women's Law Project
Women's Way



Agent/Broker/Producer Community:


David Banet Associates
Employee Benefit Solutions
Hampson Mowrer Kreitz
Howell Benefit Services, Inc.
Insurance Agents and Brokers of Pennsylvania

Millennium Administrators, Inc.
NTI Group
Oldwick Planning Services, Inc.
Risk Management Partners LLC
Savoy Associates
The Broker Network, Inc. 
USI Affinity





Alekna, Stan

Buckner, Pam

Dielmann, Charlie

Foulds, Jonathan

Hawes, William
Pendarvis, Christy

Prostko, Rosemary

Steinnagel, Shaunel

Tsou, Walter

Vogel, John



Faith-Based Community:


Lutheran Advocacy Ministry
United Methodist Clergy



Hospital/Medical Providers:


Adagio Health
American Academy of Pediatrics

Hospital Council of Western PA
PA Academy of Family Physicians
PA Chiropractic Association

PA Dental Association

PA Medical Society


Pocono Health System

West Penn Hospital


Insurance Industry:


America’s Health Insurance Plans

Capital BlueCross

Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania, Attachment
Delta Dental
Geisinger Health Plan


Independence Blue Cross
Insurance Federation of Pennsylvania

United Health Group
UPMC Health Plan


Small Business Community:


Associated Builders and Contractors, Keystone Chapter
Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce
Greater Philadelphia Association of Health Underwriters 

Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on Health Care
National Association of Health Underwriters
Pennsylvania Chamber of Business and Industry
Pennsylvania Farm Bureau

Pittsburgh Association of Health Underwriters

SMC Business Councils

Thorp, Reed and Armstrong



Technology/Information Service Providers: