Medi-Cal

Getting Started

Welcome to CalOptima Medi-Cal

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Medi-Cal — also known as Medicaid — is a public health insurance program for low-income people offered by the state. It covers families with children, seniors, persons with disabilities, foster care children, pregnant women, and low-income people with specific diseases.

CalOptima provides health care coverage for Orange County residents who are eligible for full Medi-Cal. Once enrolled, we will work with you to find the right health care providers to meet your needs. We also have many special programs to help you maintain your health.

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Learn how to enroll Find out if you are eligible for Medi-Cal and how to apply.

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Learn about covered benefits See a summary of the benefits for CalOptima Medi-Cal.

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Read frequently asked questions See answers to many common questions about CalOptima and Medi-Cal.

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New members start here Find out the 4 things you need to do right away.

Learn About Whole-Child Model The WCM program combines your child’s Medi-Cal and CCS benefits under CalOptima.

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