COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
In response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is providing FAQs to address the unique needs and concerns of Medi-Cal beneficiaries who receive Home and Community-Based Services (HCBS), and the HCBS providers who care for them, outside of an institution.
DHCS will continue to update the FAQs as the situation changes and as new questions are received.
FAQs for HCBS Participants
FAQs for HCBS Providers
For the most up-to-date information about the COVID‑19 outbreak in California, click on the following link to be routed to the California Department of Public Health's (CDPH's) website.
Long-Term Care Alternatives (Home and Community-Based Service Options)
Long-Term Care Alternatives include an array of home and community choices that allow persons with disabilities to avoid unnecessary institutionalization. High quality long-term care insurance policies for middle-income Californians are also available through the California Partnership for Long-Term Care.