Educational Grants are Available for HFA’s Symposium The Western Pennsylvania Chapter of the National Hemophilia Foundation (WPCNHF) is pleased to offer Educational Grants for the Hemophilia Federation of America’s Symposium, April 23-26, 2020 in Baltimore, MD. Click here to download the application. The Symposium enables our community to come together and exchange information on a
This is the last day to register for our Bowling for Bleeding Disorders on February 9th and be guaranteed a t-shirt in your size! Join us for a super afternoon of bowling, pizza, and wings as we raise money for the bleeding disorders community! Register today at https://give.classy.org/bowling4bleeding
WASHINGTON, Dec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Yesterday, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit issued their ruling in Texas v. United States, striking down the Affordable Care Act’s individual mandate and remanding back to the district court the decision as to whether key patient protections will remain in the future. In response, more
Researchers from the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, MA conducted a study on the link between postpartum hemorrhage (PPH) and women with mild factor XI (FXI) deficiency. The results were included in a research poster abstract presented on December 9, 2019 during the 61st American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida.
We want to hear from you! The Chapter recently mailed a needs assessment to all of our members and also made an online version available. Whether you choose to return the paper-based form or complete the online version, we ask that you please complete the assessment by December 15, 2019. Click here to complete the needs
Reminder: 2020 Open Enrollment for Individual Health Insurance Ends Sunday Harrisburg, PA – Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman today reminded Pennsylvanians that time is running out to enroll for 2020 individual health insurance plans under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Open enrollment for 2020 ends Sunday, December 15, but there is help to enroll and many plan
Before selecting a health insurance plan be sure to call and ask if the plan contains co-pay accumulators or co-pay adjusters. Also ask if the policy EXCLUDES drug manufacturer coupons or co-pay assistance from counting toward your annual out-of-pocket (OOP) maximums. Be sure to keep record of your call (date, time of call, and person
11/07/2019 Gov. Wolf: Now is the Time for Pennsylvanians to Buy Health Insurance Harrisburg, PA — Today, Governor Tom Wolf and Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman advised Pennsylvanians that now is the time to buy health insurance on the federal exchange, healthcare.gov, as open enrollment continues for Affordable Care Act (ACA) plans through Dec. 15. Consumers have more