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California Faces Challenges Enrolling Undocumented Children in Medi-Cal
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Hundreds of thousands of low-income, undocumented children in California will be eligible to enroll in full-scope health coverage through Medi-Cal starting on May 1 under legislation approved last year.

As officials try to get the word out about California’s decision to open the program to children from low-income families regardless of immigration status, these kids will still face significant barriers to obtaining the coverage, says the San Bernardino County Sun.