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California launches pilot program to improve care for those enrolled in Medi-Cal and Medicare
Southern California Public Radio

California health officials announced Wednesday that the state has won federal approval for a pilot program designed to improve health care quality and coordination for those enrolled in both Medicare and Medi-Cal.

Right now, the more than 1.1 million low-income Californians eligible for both government health programs must navigate a labyrinth of rules, benefits and medical providers from each program.