What is Medi-Cal?

Medi-Cal is California's Medicaid health care program. This program pays for a variety of medical services for children and adults with limited income and resources. Medi-Cal is supported by federal and state taxes.

You can apply for Medi-Cal benefits regardless of sex, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, or veteran status. If you are found (or determined) eligible, you can get Medi-Cal as long as you continue to meet the eligibility requirements. The myMedi-Cal: How to Get the Health Care You Need (pdf), will provide you with Medi-Cal eligibility and benefits information.

Frequently Asked Questions about Medi-Cal  

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