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Change to state’s health insurance
Camarillo Acorn

The parents of more than 20,000 Ventura County children received notices in the mail last month reminding them that their Healthy Families medical insurance will soon be transitioning into the state’s Medi-Cal program.

Healthy Families—the statesponsored health insurance program for children and teens in low-income families—is being phased out as of Jan. 1, pursuant to Gov. Jerry Brown’s Assembly Bill 1494.