Covered California and Medi-Cal Expansion Webinar Recording
An Implementation Update for California Hospitals

Complimentary Members-Only Webinar Recording


California’s Health Benefit Exchange, Covered California (CC), is doing a brisk business. Millions of Californians have visited to shop and compare health plans, determine eligibility and sign up for coverage that will take effect January 1, 2014. While there is much excitement over the launch of CC, many questions remain about expansion of coverage, eligibility and the process for enrollment.

In this audio recording, you will receive up-to-date information on premium assistance and cost-sharing reductions available to consumers through the CC marketplace. Learn details about Medi-Cal expansion, eligibility concerns and much more. Find out how hospitals can partner with Covered California to enroll consumers in qualified health plans or in Medi-Cal. Program highlights include:

ACA Implementation in California

  • National politics aside, ACA implementation is moving forward
  • ACA coverage expansion provisions
  • Creation of California’s Health Benefit Exchange and CC
  • Subsidies through CC, newly-eligible Medi-Cal individuals
  • Health plans

Medi-Cal Expansion

  • Medi-Cal expansion in California — a new way of doing business
  • Understanding the new Medi-Cal eligibility rules
  • Streamlined enrollment process through CC marketplace
  • When Medi-Cal coverage takes effect

Covered California Marketplace

  • Who is eligible for advanced premium tax credit credits, cost-sharing reductions
  • Pathways to enrollment — “no wrong door” approach
  • Eligibility scenarios for individuals, families

Certified Enrollment Assistance Program

  • How hospitals can enroll individuals through CC
  • Process to become a Certified Enrollment Entity
  • Certified Enrollment Counselor training program

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