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We appreciate your interest in Pennsylvania’s transition to a state-based exchange, slated to begin enrollment for coverage starting in 2021.  Our intent is to make this transition in a transparent and inclusive manner, with an aim to minimize disruption for valued consumers, the dedicated health insurers serving the individual and small group markets and impacted stakeholders.  We will update this page on a rolling basis to communicate progress and milestones regarding the transition.  If you have any questions in the meantime, please don’t hesitate to email us at


    • July 15, 2019 - Navigator Program for the 2020 Plan Year
      The Pennsylvania Insurance Department, on behalf of the Pennsylvania Health Insurance Exchange Authority (Commonwealth), is interested in receiving expressions of interest from firms qualified under state and federal law to be a Navigator for the provision of Navigator program services for the 2020 open enrollment season and health insurance plan year. The purpose of the Commonwealth’s request is to determine what experienced firms are available to assist the Commonwealth in executing its Navigator program within an aggressive timeframe, which contemplates the commencement of Navigator activities in the Commonwealth on September 12, 2019. Additional information can be found here.
    • July 2, 2019 - Act 42 passed
      Thank you Governor Tom Wolf, Representative Bryan Cutler and Representative Frank Dermody for the leadership that will significantly impact the lives of many Pennsylvanians.