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Understanding Insurance


Need help with Medi-Cal? Call the Medi-Cal helpline.

http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/individuals/Pages/Medi-CalMemberHelpline.aspx

California Department of Health Care Services


An objective problem solver when it comes to issues with your Medi-Cal benefits

http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi-cal/Pages/MMCDOfficeoftheOmbudsman.aspx

Office of the Ombudsman by the California Department of Health Care Services


New to Medi-Cal? Find a health plan in your county

http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/individuals/Pages/MMCDHealthPlanDir.aspx

California Department of Health Care Services


Learn about the basics of health insurance coverage in California

http://www.opa.ca.gov/Pages/HealthInsuranceBasics.aspx

Health Insurance Basics by the State of California Office of the Patient Advocate


Common questions and answers about Medi-Cal and the Affordable Care Act (ACA)

http://www.dhcs.ca.gov/formsandpubs/publications/opa/Pages/QnAAffordableCareAct.aspx

California Department of Health Care Services


Learn about preventive care and covered services

http://healthfinder.gov/HealthCareReform/

HealthFinder.Gov by the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services


Information and resources to help you plan ahead for your future medical needs

http://coalitionccc.org/tools-resources/advance-care-planning-resources/

Coalition for Compassionate Care of California


A program to help you make medical decisions for yourself and others

https://prepareforyourcare.org

Prepare by the S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Family Foundation, the National Palliative Care Research Center, the Hellman Family Foundation and the National Institute on Aging


Helpful resources to talk about end-of-life care

http://theconversationproject.org/

The Conversation Project and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement


Information and resources to help seniors get access to and understand health insurance

http://www.seniors.ca.gov/hc/

California Department of Insurance


Helping patients and loved ones plan their care

http://coalitionccc.org/for-patients-and-loved-ones/

Coalition for Compassionate Care of California


Coordinated health care delivery for seniors and people with disabilities who are eligible for both Medi-Cal and Medicare

http://www.calduals.org/

Harbage Consulting on behalf of the Department of Health Care Services


Explains changes happening to health insurance as a result of the Affordable Care Act (English)

http://kff.org/health-reform/video/youtoons-obamacare-video/

The YouToons Get Ready for Obamacare video by the Kaiser Family Foundation


Explains changes happening to health insurance as a result of the Affordable Care Act (Spanish)

http://kff.org/health-reform/video/los-youtoons-se-preparan-para-obamacare/

The YouToons Get Ready for Obamacare video by the Kaiser Family Foundation


Free information and counseling about Medicare

http://www.cahealthadvocates.org/HICAP/

California Health Advocates

Updated: July 25, 2016

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