Pennie 101

Welcome.
Let’s get you familiar with Pennie

Not familiar with buying health insurance? No problem. Let’s work together to get you the right coverage.

Pennie is the only place that will link you to financial assistance to lower your monthly payment and/or out-of-pocket expenses.

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Pennie makes insurance make sense

Purchasing health insurance shouldn’t be complicated. Pennie explains the facts and helps you understand your options.

Let’s start with the basics

What’s health insurance all about?

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Who can get coverage?

PA residents who are citizens, U.S. nationals, or have a qualified immigration status can apply and enroll in health coverage through Pennie. Not covered through work or another program like Medicaid? You can find the coverage that’s right for you through Pennie.

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Who receives financial assistance?

Your family size and annual income will be used to determine if you are eligible for financial assistance. Typically, a person estimated to earn less than $51,000 a year – or a family of four estimated to earn less than $105,000 – would likely qualify for financial assistance to lower the cost of your monthly payment and/or out-of-pocket expenses.

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Why get coverage?

Accidents and illnesses happen. Health insurance gives you peace of mind during uncertain times, such as the COVID-19 pandemic. Plus, some preventive services are free to help keep you and your family healthy.

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Looking for more?

Check out even more resources to stay updated and learn how Pennie can connect you to the right insurance plan that provides you with additional peace of mind.

Ready for the next step?

If you’re ready to get started, you can easily shop and compare plans and see if you qualify for financial assistance.
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Connect with Pennie™

When you have questions, we have answers. Pennie provides free assistance how and when you want it.

Pennie Contact Center Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday               8:00am-7:00pm EST   

Saturday                             8:00am-1:00pm EST

TTY Support: Deaf, hard of hearing or speech-impaired consumers will be prompted to dial the 711 Telecommunications Relay Service to be connected to an interpreter who will then connect the consumer with a Customer Service Representative in the Pennie Contact Center.

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