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Medi-Cal works for most enrollees, survey finds
Los Angeles Times

As California gears up for a major expansion of its publicly funded health program for the poor, a statewide survey released Thursday shows that Medi-Cal enrollees have more trouble finding doctors and use the emergency room more frequently than people with other health coverage.

But overall, perceptions of the program were positive, with more than 70% of all recipients reporting that Medi-Cal provided high-quality care.