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Videos & Webinars

Understanding what the end of the Public Health EmergencyThe Public Health Emergency (PHE) is a federal declaration that began in 2020 in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. During the PHE, states must maintain the eligibility of most people receiving MA even when they were found to be ineligible.

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means and how it'll affect Pennsylvanians can be complicated. 

Below you'll find webinar recordings and other videos by PA's DHS to help explain what is going to happens, what needs to be done, and how we all can help keep Pennsylvanians covered when the PHE ends.​ 

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DHS & Pennie PHE Emergency Unwinding Update

Recorded: 09/28/2022
Intended Audience: MCOs

Representatives from DHS’ offices of Income Maintenance, Medical Assistance Programs, and Long-Term Living as well as both DHS and Pennie’s Communications teams will provide information on the agency’s strategies to prepare Pennsylvanians covered by Medical Assistance and CHIP for the end of the PHE as well as information to help MCOs and insurers prepare to assist members through this critical project.


Medical Assistance Renewals Refresher Training and Assistance

Recorded: 10/17/2022
Intended Audience: Helpers

This webinar focuses on the general process for Medical Assistance renewals. DHS representatives makes sure that you are prepared to assist the individuals you work with to complete their renewal when it is due, now and after the PHE ends.


Long-Term Care Renewals Refresher Training and Assistance

Recorded: 10/24/2022
Intended Audience: Long Term Care Community

This webinar focused specifically on renewal processing for facility and community based long-term care recipients.