What is Medi-Cal insurance?

Answer Medi-Cal is the public health insurance program for the State of California. Medi-Cal provides health care needs for low-income individuals, families, disabled, foster care, pregnant women, seniors... Read More »

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What does Medi-Medi mean?

The term refers to a project being undertaken by a dozen or so states to compare and analyze together claims data generated under Medicare and Medicaid programs. The purpose is to uncover fraud and... Read More »

Can I buy health insurance if I am on Medi-Cal benefits?

On One Hand: Medi-Cal Does Not ObjectMedi-Cal---the name California uses for its Medicaid program---does not prohibit recipients from having other health insurance. If the other insurance is throug... Read More »

What Types of Facilities Does Medi-Cal Cover?

Medi-Cal is California's version of Medicaid. It offers medical insurance to families and individuals who are aged or disabled, with income levels below the federal poverty limit. Under the program... Read More »

How to Apply for Medi Cal?

Most states do not have their own Medicaid program but California does and has since 1966. It's called Medi-Cal. More than 5 million people in that state receive free or discounted insurance for th... Read More »