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Medical Assistance (Medicaid) Plan for Individuals and Parents with Children

Gateway Health offers coverage to beneficiaries of Pennsylvania's Medical Assistance (Medicaid) program.  Its health plan gives members choices - from choosing your primary care provider (PCP) and pharmacy to participating in special programs that help you stay healthy.

This plan is available in the following counties: Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Berks, Blair, Butler, Cumberland, Dauphin, Erie, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Northampton, Perry, Washington, Westmoreland and York.

To learn more, a friendly Gateway Health representative is available to take your call.         

1-800-642-3550 (TTY# 711 for hearing impaired); 8 a.m. – 8 p.m., 7 days a week.

Prior to becoming a member of Gateway Health, you must be eligible for Medical Assistance (Medicaid). To determine your eligibility for Medical Assistance, you can now apply online. Please visit the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Application for Social Services (COMPASS) at

Or, contact Health Choices Hotline at 1(800) 440-3989 if you live in one of the following Pennsylvania counties:

·       Blair

·       Erie