CHA News Article

State’s June Checkwrite Payments Deferred to July 2

The Department of Health Care Services has announced that payments for Medi-Cal and other services funded through state programs are being held until July 2, after the 2015-16 state budget is enacted on July 1. Payments to the Every Woman Counts program will not be deferred.

Medi-Cal funded fee-for-service programs scheduled for payment on June 18 that are now being held until July 2 include:

  • Abortion
  • Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP)
  • Family Planning, Access, Care and Treatment (Family PACT) Program
  • Medi-Cal

In addition, checkwrites and payments to programs scheduled for payment on June 25 that will be held until July 2 are:

  • Abortion
  • California Children’s Services (CCS) (CCS-state only)
  • CHDP (both state funded [Aid Code 8Y] and Medi-Cal funded)
  • Family PACT Program
  • Genetically Handicapped Persons Program (GHPP)
  • Healthy Families (HF) Program
  • Medi-Cal