PA Fair Care


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UPDATE: PA Fair Care enrollees will transition to the federal

Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan (PCIP) July 1, 2013.



The state’s contract with Highmark for administering PA Fair Care coverage will end June 30, 2013. Information about this transition was mailed to you from PA Fair Care, as well as the federal PCIP program.


If you wish to continue your coverage, you must act promptly once the letter from the federal PCIP program is received to pay your premium and activate coverage.


Initial indications are that enrollees may expect changes to benefits, treatment plans, deductibles and access to provider networks. To learn more about the federal PCIP program, go to, where you will find information on cost, benefits, prescription drug information and resources for health care providers.


To speak to someone about the federal PCIP program, you may dial 800-220-7898 or email


Questions regarding the transition of your treatment plans should be directed to Highmark’s toll free number 888-767-7015 between the hours 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. 


For more information, please see the Frequently Asked Questions.