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Helpful Health Resource: It’s Open Enrollment in PA!
Open enrollment has begun for the PA health insurance marketplace, called Pennie. The enrollment period is open from November 1 until January 15, 2022, and the ECS Inclusion and Advocacy Team highly encourages those who are in need of health insurance to browse and compare plans on Pennie.

According to the PA Health Access Network (PHAN), 9 out of 10 Pennsylvanians qualify for some kind of financial aid for their health insurance. So if premiums were still too expensive for you last year, we urge you to check again and see what you qualify for this year. For those who need help sorting out their options, they can request a Pennie assistor.  Click the button below to be taken to the Pennie website:

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