On Thursday, Covered California announced that over 1.7 million individuals have signed up to receive healthcare coverage during the 2023 open enrollment process. This announcement comes as Medi-Cal eligibility redeterminations are set to begin on April 1st, with millions of Californians estimated to lose coverage.  Covered California is the state’s health insurance marketplace that offers … Read more

Oregon is now offering free health care benefits to residents who did not previously qualify for full coverage because of their immigration status.     Jeremy Vandehey, Director of the Oregon Health Authority’s (OHA) Health Policy and Analytics Division, discussed the state’s new Healthier Oregon program during Tuesday’s Oregon Health Policy Board (OHPB) meeting. Adults … Read more

Starting on May 1, Medi-Cal, California’s health coverage program for low-income individuals and families, is extending eligibility for full coverage to more than 185,000 individuals who are 50 years of age or older, regardless of immigration status. “We’re delivering concrete results for Californians, continuing to fulfill the promise of a Healthy California for All, and I … Read more