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Medi-Cal co-pays would hit Valley hard
Clovis Independent News

Medi-Cal patients could be charged a fee to fill a prescription, see a doctor and go to the hospital under changes the state is asking the federal government to approve this year.

The proposed rules — which also include caps on doctor visits and a 10% cut to doctors’ pay — come as more Valley residents than ever rely on the state-federal insurance program for the poor.