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Undocumented Immigrants Have Limited Health Care Coverage, ‘Health For All Act’ Would Expand It
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The “Health For All Act” would allow lower-income undocumented immigrants to sign up for full Medi-Cal coverage. It would allow others to buy health insurance completely on their own.

Some urgent and acute health care needs of undocumented people are already covered by Medi-Cal.

“Currently federal law requires the state to cover emergency and pregnancy services to the undocumented population,” says Amber Didier, policy analyst with the Legislative Analyst’s Office.