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Rev. Herbert Kiff, of Mater Dolores Catholic Church, comforts Bill Aiklen, 87, after giving him ashes and the anointment of the sick at the John J. Hainkel Rehabilitation Center on Ash Wednesday in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

PPACA’s Pre-Existing Condition Insurance Plan — or at least the patients enrolled in it — is getting one last extension.

The Obama administration said Thursday that sick patients in the temporary, federal program now will have until June 30 to select an exchange health plan.

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