About PHLP The Pennsylvania Health Law Project is ac nonprofit organization. PHLP is a nationally recognized expert on access to health care for low- income consumers, the elderly, and persons with disabilities. PHLP engages indirect advocacy on behalf of individual consumers while working on the kinds of health policy changes that promise the most to Pennsylvanians in need. Pennsylvania Health Law Project Helpline 1-800-274-3258 www.phlp.org This publication is intended to provide general legal information, not legal advice. Each person’s situation is different. If you have questions about how the law applies to your particular situation, please consult a lawyer or call the Helpline at 1-800-274-3258.