PA Insurance Department Launches New Health Insurance Website

Website Will Help Consumers Answer Everyday Insurance Questions  

HARRISBURG, Pa., April 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Insurance Department has developed a new website,, to help Pennsylvanians click through the complexities of health insurance in a simple, yet dynamic, format.

"Everyone has different needs and understanding health insurance can be confusing," Insurance Commissioner Michael Consedine said. "We want to provide Pennsylvanians with accurate information they can trust to help them make decisions about health insurance that meets their needs and their budgets."

With so many types of health insurance, ways to get coverage, and complicated terms, understanding health insurance can be a challenge. puts a host of resources at your fingertips. It provides consumers with a tool to compare coverage as well as an online customer service tool.

This website is designed to help consumers:

  • Learn the basics about health insurance
  • Understand their health insurance needs and options
  • Answer health insurance questions, file a complaint or appeal a denied medical claim
  • Provide easy-to-understand, educational health insurance information and resources

Whatever your life situation or needs, you can explore your health insurance options and find extra resources at This contains information for Pennsylvanians who are single, married, over 65, unemployed or running a small business.

Media contacts: Rosanne Placey or Melissa Fox, 717-787-3289

SOURCE Pennsylvania Insurance Department