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L.A. Care Health Plan faces challenges of today and planning for ACA

When Steven Sample’s health provider quit accepting Medi-Cal, he didn’t know where to turn until he heard about L.A. Care Health Plan at a meeting near where he lived in downtown Los Angeles at the time. Sample’s health emergency was a broken ankle he suffered stepping off a bus, and the injury required surgery. “They paid for it, everything,” Sample, 63 and unemployed, said while enjoying a cup of tea of at Gold Star Hamburger in Glendale.