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Medi-Cal Officials Hope Enrollees Aren’t Confused by Exchange Renewal Notices
California Healthline

Last week, state officials said they’re planning to get a message out to families that have coverage both in Medi-Cal and Covered California — that the renewal notices from the exchange are not the same as Medi-Cal renewal notices.Medi-Cal is California’s Medicaid program. “Estimates are that there’s about a 20% overlap, where parents are in Covered California and their children are eligible for Medi-Cal,” said Rene Mollow, deputy director of health care benefits and eligibility at the Department of Health Care Services, which oversees the Medi-Cal program.