​​​​​​Medi-Cal Managed Care Quality Awards

On an annual basis, the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) recognizes Medi-Cal Managed Care Health Plans (MCPs) that have excelled in improving the quality of health care for the millions of beneficiaries receiving Medi-Cal services through managed care.

DHCS is proud to highlight several MCPs that have demonstrated outstanding performance on quality measures and improved the quality of care for Medi-Cal beneficiaries. 

2019 Quality Award Winners

Outstanding Performance Award 2019

  • Small Scale Medi-Cal Plan: Kaiser (Northern California)
  • Medium Scale Medi-Cal Plan: Central California Alliance for Health
  • Large Scale Medi-Cal Plan: CalOptima

Greatest Overall Improvement in One Year 2019

  • Winner: Gold Coast Health Plan (Ventura County)
  • Runner Up: Health Net Community Solutions, Inc. (San Diego County) 

Most Improved Award - Quality Strategy Focus Area 2019

  • Winner: Gold Coast Health Plan (Ventura County) 
  • Runner-Up: Health Net Community Solutions, Inc. (Tulare County)

Innovation Award 2019

  • Winner: CenCal Health
    • Know More: HPV - Addressing HPV vaccination rate disparity with a digital, in-office patient intervention
  • Runner-Up: Anthem Blue Cross
    • Live video access on personal mobile devices in a home setting to physician, psychiatry and counseling services

Health Equity Award 2019

  • Winner: CalViva Health
    • CalViva Postpartum Visit Disparities Project with United Health Centers Mendota Clinic
  • Runner-Up: Health Net Community Solutions, Inc.
    • Cervical Cancer Screening Disparity Project among Chinese Women in San Gabriel Valley 

Historical Award Winners


Last modified date: 1/27/2020 1:35 PM