Pennsylvania Association of

Community Health Centers

Supporting Pennsylvania's health centers in increasing access to quality primary health care for all

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PACHC supports navigators, certified application counselors and other in-person patient enrollment assisters currently employed by Pennsylvania’s FQHCs, FQHC Look-Alikes, and Rural Health Clinics. We can help you help patients and consumers navigate the enrollment process of Medicaid, CHIP and the Health Insurance Marketplace.

We offer:

  • State-specific training and technical assistance to support health center-based navigators and certified application counselors
  • Training and technical assistance to health center-based enrollment assisters on effective inreach and outreach strategies
  • Coordination of opportunities for sharing of best practices
  • A quality assurance system to validate that guidance is given in a fair, accurate, impartial and culturally sensitive manner
  • Through central coordination of efforts across the state’s health centers, the ablility to provide a comprehensive picture of enrollment efforts and outcomes, effective inreach and outreach strategies, and the effectiveness of a coordinated, connected and networked approach using trusted community organizations with strong ties to eligible populations.

Outreach and Enrollment Peer Networking Group Meets Monthly

PACHC is the 2019-2020 Navigator Grantee from the Pennsylvania Health Insurance Exchange


12-18-19 Community Health Choices Powerpoint and DHS CHC Webinars and Info

2020 Navigator and CAC Certification Training

Navigator Resource Guide – Center on Health Insurance Reforms

Marketplace Tax Tool

PHLP 2019 Income and Resource Limits

PACE Program

Short Term Health Insurance Plans

Navigating Substance Use Disorders and Health Insurance PowerPoint and Recording

Medicare LIS/MSP Partnership:

Paper Application for MSP Program

Online Application for LIS (Extra Help) - Screenshots 


  1. LIS/MSP Training Presentation
  2. STARS Assister Training
  3. Screening Worksheet
  4. Beneficiary Contact Form
  5. Media Outreach and Education Form

2020 Marketplace Insurer Plan Information

PA Checkbook Plan Comparison Tool

Ambetter                     Capital Blue Cross                Geisinger Health Plan

Highmark                   IBX                       OSCAR              UPMC

Our Partners

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