California Health Insurance Coverage

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The purpose of this website is to provide consumers with useful information regarding health insurance. We want consumers to be more informed and educated about health insurance and provide space where they can save time. On this website you’ll be able to compare health insurance companies, eligibility requirements, find useful information on ObamaCare, easy access to links to sign in pages, step-by-step guides on how to sign-in to websites, phone numbers, addresses and much. Below is information on California Health Insurance Coverage.

Obtaining health insurance is one of the most important tasks that you will need to complete in your life. However, this can be difficult for a lot of individuals if they are not offered health insurance through their employer, or they are not able to afford it on their own. However, if you live in the state of California you may be eligible for Medi-Cal. This is actually California’s Medicaid program.

Here are some facts about this program:

1. It is a public health insurance program
2. Provides health insurance for low income individuals and families
3. There are Med-Cal eligibility guidelines that must be met in order to receive this insurance
4. Those individuals that are 65 or older may qualify
5. Blind and disabled individuals often qualify
6. Those that have been screened for breast or cervical cancer may qualify
7. Individuals can review http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/DoYouQualifyForMedi-Cal.aspx for specific requirements

Before you apply you may want to fully understand what will be covered through this
insurance program. There are actually numerous covered California benefits you will want to know about. Here is a breakdown of some of them.

1. Outpatient services
2. Emergency services
3. Maternity and newborn
4. Hospitalization
5. Laboratory services
6. Medication coverage

Individuals, or families, that qualify for this insurance will also find that they are going to
be eligible for dental benefits as well as mental health and substance abuse services. This could include inpatient treatment, residential services and even emergency services. This is not a full list of everything that is covered. If you want more information on what is covered CA you can always visit http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/Medi-Cal_EHB_Benefits.aspx for a full list.

Those individuals that are interested in applying for this type of coverage will see that there are a few different ways of doing this.

1. Download a printable application athttp://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/eligibility/Pages/Medi-CalEligibility2014.aspx
2. Locate a local office and seek assistance

Alameda County

Social Services Agency
8477 Enterprise Way
Oakland, CA 94621
(888) 999-4772 Toll Free
(510) 383-8523
http://www.alamedasocialservices.org/public/services/medical_and_health/index.cfm

Alpine County

Department of Social Services
75A Diamond Valley Road
Markleeville, CA 96120
(530) 694-2235 ext. 231
http://www.alpinecountyca.gov/index.aspx?NID=203

Amador County

Department of Social Services
1003 Broadway
Jackson, CA 95642
(209) 223-6550
http://www.co.amador.ca.us/index.aspx?page=200

Butte County

Department of Employment and Social Services
78 Table Mountain Blvd.
Oroville, CA 95965
(530) 538-7711

After September 20, 2013: (877) 410-8803
http://buttecounty.net/Employment%20and%20Social%20Services/Medical%20Services.aspx

Calaveras County

Calaveras Works and Human Services
Government Center
509 East Saint Charles Street
San Andreas, CA 95249-9701
(209) 754-6448
After Oct 1: (209) 754-6644 – Dedicated to Medi-Cal Inquiries and Applications
http://www.co.calaveras.ca.us/cc/Departments/CalWorks.aspx

Colusa County

Department of Social Services
251 East Webster Street
Colusa, CA 95932
(530) 458-0250
http://www.countyofcolusa.org/index.aspx?nid=26

Contra Costa County

Employment and Human Service Department
Workforce Services Bureau
(Please call for nearest office location)
(800) 709-8348 Medi-Cal
(800) 300-1506 Contra Costa County Covered California Call Center (7 Cs)
http://www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/index.aspx?nid=2539

Del Norte County

Department of Health and Human Services
880 Northcrest Drive
Crescent City, CA 95531-3485
(707) 464-3191
http://www.co.del-norte.ca.us/departments/health-human-services

El Dorado County

Department of Social Services
3057 Briw Road
Placerville, CA 95667-1637
(530) 642-7300 Placerville Office
(530) 573-3200 South Lake Tahoe Office
http://www.edcgov.us/HumanServices/

Fresno County

Department of Human Services
(855) 832-8082 Call Center, Toll Free
(559) 600-1377 Automated Assistance
http://www.co.fresno.ca.us/DepartmentPage.aspx?id=6154

Glenn County

Human Resources Agency
P.O. Box 611, 420 East Laurel Street,
Willows, CA 95988-0611
(530) 934-6514
http://www.hra.co.glenn.ca.us/public_assistance/public_assistance.aspx

Humboldt County

Department of Social Services
929 Koster Street
Eureka, CA 95501
(877) 410-8809
http://co.humboldt.ca.us/hhs/ssb/medi-cal.asp

Imperial County

Department of Social Services
2995 South Fourth Street, Suite 105,
El Centro, CA 92243
(760) 337-6800
http://www.imperialcountysocialservices.org/

Inyo County

Department of Social Services
920 N Main St.
Bishop, CA, 93514
(760) 872-1394
http://www.inyocounty.us/Admin/vision_statement.htm

Kern County

Department of Human Services
100 E. California Avenue,
Bakersfield, CA 93307
(661) 631-6807
http://www.co.kern.ca.us/dhs/CalWorksSafetyNet/medi_cal.html

Kings County

Human Services Agency
1400 W. Lacey Blvd., Building #8
Hanford, CA 93230
(877) 410-8813 Toll Free
http://www.countyofkings.com/HSA/medi-cal.html

Lake County

Department of Social Services
15975 Anderson Ranch Parkway,
P.O. Box 9000
Lower Lake, CA 95457-9000
(707) 995-4200
http://www.co.lake.ca.us/Government/Directory/Social_Services.htm

Lassen County

Lassen WORKS
Roosevelt Annex, 720 Richmond Road
Susanville, CA 96130
(530) 251-8152
http://www.co.lassen.ca.us/govt/dept/soc_services/default.asp

Los Angeles County

Department of Public Social Services
(Search for the nearest District office to Apply)
(877) 597-4777 Toll Free
(866) 613-3777 Customer Service Center
http://dpss.lacounty.gov/programs.cfm

Madera County

Department of Social Services
720 E. Yosemite Avenue
Madera, CA 93639-0569
(559) 675-2300
http://www.madera-county.com/index.php/dss-home

Marin County

Dept Health & Human Services (Public Assistance)
120 N. Redwood Dr-West Wing
San Rafael, CA 94903
(415) 473-3400
http://www.co.marin.ca.us/depts/HH/main/ss/public.cfm

Mariposa County

Department of Human Services
5362 Lemee Lane
Mariposa, CA 95338
(209) 966-2000
(800) 549-6741 Toll Free
http://www.mariposacounty.org/index.aspx?nid=249

Mendocino County

Department of Social Services
825 S. Franklin Street,
Fort Bragg, Ca 95482
(707) 962-1000

Ukiah Office:
737 South State Street, P.O. Box 8508
Ukiah, CA 95482
(707) 463-7700
http://www.co.mendocino.ca.us/hhsa/

Merced County

Human Services Agency
2115 West Wardrobe Avenue,
Merced, CA 95340
(209) 385-3000
http://www.co.merced.ca.us/index.aspx?NID=458

Modoc County

Department of Social Services
120 North Main Street,
Alturas , CA 96101
(530) 233-6501
http://www.co.modoc.ca.us/departments/social-services

Mono County

Department of Social Services

South County Office:
452 Old Mammoth Rd, 3rd Floor, P.O. Box 2969
Mammoth Lakes, CA 93546
(760) 924-1770

North County Office:
85 Emigrant Street, P.O. Box 576
Bridgeport, CA 93517
(760) 932-5600
http://www.monocounty.ca.gov/social-services

Monterey County

Department of Social and Employment Services
1000 South Main Street- Suite 216
Salinas, CA 93901
(866) 323-1953 Toll Free
http://mcdses.co.monterey.ca.us/benefits/

Napa County

Department of Health and Human Services
2261 Elm Street
Napa, CA 94559
(800) 464-4214 Toll Free
(707) 253-4511
http://countyofnapa.org/HHSA/

Nevada County

Human Services Agency
950 Maidu Avenue, P.O. Box 1210
Nevada City, CA 95959
(530) 265-1340
(888) 809-1340 Toll Free
http://www.mynevadacounty.com/nc/hhsa/dss/Pages/Home.aspx

Orange County

Social Services Agency
(Call for the nearest district office)
(800) 281-9799 Existing Clients
(949) 389-8456 24-Hour Automated Assistance
(714) 541-4895 24-Hour Automated Assistance
To apply for benefits:
(855) 478-5386
http://ssa.ocgov.com/health/

Placer County

Health and Human Services
Auburn Office:
11542 B. Ave
Auburn, CA 95603

Rocklin Office:
1000 Sunset Blvd. Suite 220
Rocklin, CA 95765

North Tahoe Office:
5225 North Lake Blvd.
Carnelian Bay, CA 96140
(888) 385-5160 Toll Free
(916) 784-6000 If you are outside the County
http://www.placer.ca.gov/Departments/hhs/public_assistance/MediCAL.aspx

Plumas County

Dept of Social Services
270 County Hospital Rd, Suite 207
Quincy, CA 95971
(530) 283-6350
http://www.countyofplumas.com/index.aspx?nid=94

Riverside County

Department of Public Social Services
(Call for the nearest district office)

(800) 274-2050 Toll Free
http://dpss.co.riverside.ca.us/

Sacramento County

Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance
1725 28th Street
Sacramento, 95816-9915
(916) 874-3100
(209) 744-0499
http://www.dha.saccounty.net/benefits/Pages/default.aspx#ma

San Benito County

Human Services Agency
1111 San Felipe Rd, Ste 206
Hollister, CA 95023-3801
(831) 636-4180
http://www.sanbenitoco.org/

San Bernardino County

Human Services System
Transitional Assistance Department
(Call for nearest district office)
(877) 410-8829
http://hs.sbcounty.gov/TAD/Pages/default.aspx

San Diego County

Dept of Health & Human Srvs Agency
(Call for the nearest district Office)
(866) 262-9881
http://www.sdcounty.ca.gov/hhsa/programs/ssp/medi-cal_program/index.html

City & County of San Francisco

San Francisco Human Services Agency
SF Benefits Net
1440 Harrison St
San Francisco, CA 94120
(855) 355-5757 Toll Free
http://www.sfhsa.org

San Joaquin County

Human Services Agency
333 E. Washington Street
Stockton, CA 95202
(209) 468-1000
http://www.sjgov.org/hsa/Medi-Cal/index.htm

San Luis Obispo County

Department of Social Services
3433 S. Higuera Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93403
(805) 781-1600
http://www.slocounty.ca.gov/dss/Medi-Cal.htm

San Mateo County

Human Services Agency
400 Harbor Boulevard, Building “B”
Belmont, CA 94002
(800) 223-8383 Toll Free
http://www.co.sanmateo.ca.us/portal/site/humanservices/

Santa Barbara County

Department of Social Services
234 Camino Del Remedio
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
(866) 404-4007 Toll Free
http://www.countyofsb.org/social_services/

Santa Clara County

Social Services Agency
Assistance Application Center
1867 Senter Road
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 758-3800
(877) 962-3633 Automated
http://www.sccgov.org/sites/scc/Pages/default.aspx

Santa Cruz County

Human Services Department
1020 Emeline Ave.
Santa Cruz, Ca 95060
(888) 421-8080
http://www.santacruzhumanservices.org/

Shasta County

Department of Social Services
2460 Breslauer Way, P.O. Box 496005
Redding, CA 96001
(877) 652-0731
http://www.co.shasta.ca.us/index/hhsa_index/Health_Coverage/Medi_cal.aspx

Sierra County

Social Services
202 Front Street, P.O. Box 1019
Loyalton, CA 96118
(530) 993-6721

Downieville:
(530) 289-3711
http://www.sierracounty.ca.gov/index.aspx?NID=306

Siskiyou County

Human Services
818 S. Main Street
Yreka, CA 96097
(530) 841-2700
http://www.co.siskiyou.ca.us/HS/programs.aspx

Solano County

Health and Social Services
Medi-Cal and County Medical Services Program (CMSP)
(Call for the nearest office)
Office Locations:
Fairfield: (707) 784-8050
Vacaville: (707) 469-4500
Vallejo: (707) 553-5000
http://www.solanocounty.com/depts/hss/ees/medical/medi_cal.asp

Sonoma County

Human Services Department
2550 Paulin Drive
P.O. Box 1539
Santa Rosa, CA 95402-1539
(877) 699-6868
http://www.sonoma-county.org/human/eco_assistance.htm

Stanislaus County

Community Services Agency
251 East Hackett Road, P.O. Box 42 95353
Modesto, CA 95355
(877) 652-0734
http://www.stanworks.com/content.php?nav=medi-cal/medi-cal-faqs.htm

Sutter County

Department of Human Services
Welfare Social Services Division
539 Garden Highway, P.O. Box 1535,
Yuba City, CA 95991

Until September 13:
(530) 822-7230 until 9/13/2013
On and after September 13:
1-877-652-0735 after 9/13/2013
http://www.co.sutter.ca.us/doc/government/depts/hs/wss/hs_welfare_social_services

Tehama County

Department of Social Services
310 South Main Street, P.O. Box 1515,
Red Bluff, CA 96080
(530) 527-1911
http://www.tcdss.org/

Trinity County

Dept of Health and Human Services
#51 Industrial Parkway, P.O. Box 1470,
Weaverville, CA 96093-1470
(530) 623-1265
(800) 851-5658 Toll Free
http://www.trinitycounty.org/departments/HHS/humanserv.htm

Tulare County

Health & Human Services Agency
(Call for nearest Office)
(800) 540-6880 Toll Free
http://www.tchhsa.org/hhsa/

Tuolumne County

Department of Social Services
20075 Cedar Road North
Sonora, CA 95370
(209) 533-5711
http://www.co.tuolumne.ca.us/Index.aspx?NID=277

Ventura County

Human Services Agency
855 Partridge Drive
Ventura, CA 93003
(888) 472-4463 Toll Free
(805) 477-5100
http://portal.countyofventura.org/portal/page/portal/VCHSA/MediCal#one

Yolo County

Department of Employment & Social Services
25 N. Cottonwood Street
Woodland, CA 95695
(530) 661-2750

West Sacramento Office
500-A Jefferson Blvd.,
West Sacramento, CA 95605
(916) 375-6200
http://www.yolocounty.org/index.aspx?page=559

Yuba County

Health and Human Services Agency
5730 Packard Avenue, Suite 100, P.O. Box 2320,
Marysville, CA 95901-9987
(530) 749-6311
http://www.co.yuba.ca.us/Departments/HHSD/

With Medi-Cal you may still need to pay for certain things. There will be a certain insurance premiums for some of the benefits you receive. In fact, for many of the benefits related to children the premium will be $13 a month. It can go up to $39 for a family. These are the new covered California 2014 rates.

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