October 11, 2017
Governor Wolf signed legislation that gives terminally ill patients the right to try experimental treatments, such as investigational drugs, biological products and medical devices, not yet fully approved by the FDA.
October 06, 2017
Governor Wolf received the PA Breast Cancer Coalition’s highest honor, the Pink Ribbon award, for his work to require that 3D mammograms be covered by insurance under existing state law and must be provided to Pennsylvania women at no cost.
October 03, 2017
Governor Wolf offered a statement on the need for Congress to address the reauthorization of the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) before hundreds of thousands of Pennsylvania children are left without health care.
October 02, 2017
Speaking at the Pennsylvania Breast Cancer Coalition, Wolf Administration Acting Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman reiterated Governor Wolf’s policy first stated two years ago that 3D mammograms are covered by insurance under existing state law and must be provided to Pennsylvania women with no cost-sharing.
September 26, 2017
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement on the failure of the Graham-Cassidy amendment and the need for bipartisan work on health insurance market stabilization to continue.