Wednesday, November 10, 2010
Utah Insurance Opportunity
Primary Care Network is open now for all adults of low income who do not have other health insurance. See www.health.utah.gov/pcn for more information. See the attached flyers and distribute extensively in your networks. Print and post!
“It’s a good preventive care plan,” said Utah Health Department spokeswoman Kolbi Young, who estimates 100,000 uninsured adults are eligible. Currently, enrollment stands at 13,000, down from a yearly average of 18,000.
Applicants must meet the following requirements (please visit the state's website for full list of requirements):
» Age 19 through 64.
» U.S. citizens or legal residents.
» Not covered by other health insurance.
» Meet income guidelines (for example, a family of four must have an income that does not exceed $33,075 a year).
» Not qualified for Medicaid.
» Have no access to student health insurance, Medicare or veterans benefits.
Applicants can apply online at www.health.utah.gov/pcn or can call the PCN hot line at 1-888-222-2542.
Project Director, Work Ability Utah
Utah Department of Health Division of Medicaid and Health Financing
c/o Office of Rehabilitation
1595 West 500 South
Salt Lake City, UT 84104
phone: (801) 887-9388
fax: (801) 887-9389
*The National Ability Center (NAC) is not affiliated with Primary Care Network, Work Ability Utah or the Utah Department of Health. This information is passed on strictly as information that may be beneficial to those involved with the NAC's programs. Any concerns about the posting of this information should be sent to info (at) DiscvoerNAC (dot) org.