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Insurance?

 

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No Health Insurance?

There are hundreds of insurance policies out there, let us help you find the best one at the lowest cost or no cost to you.  (Our assistance is a free service.)

    Under-Insured Assistance

     

    Find out if you qualify for sliding fee or discounted rate at our clinic locations...

    Under-Insured Assistance

    • Do you qualify for discounts at our clinics?
    • Do you have the best insurance for the lowest cost? 

    Get free advice from one of our insurance experts.  Let us help you get the lowest cost solution for the health care services you need.

      Low Income Health Plans

       

      Do you qualify for low income health care plans?  Let us check for you...

      Low Income Health Care Plans

      If you qualify as low income under state guidelines, you can get Free or Low-Cost Health Care at our clinics.  Contact us to speak with an insurance specialist to help you find the best health care plan for your needs.

        Insurance Assistance FAQ

        Center for Family Health & Education aims to ensure that all of our eligible patients are enrolled into an appropriate public insurance plan. Available insurance options include a range of public plans and managed care programs.

        We have experienced insurance benefits counselors, who are located at each of our health center locations.  They will simplify the very complex world of insurance products by leading our patients through the enrollment process step-by-step.

        This team is trained to screen every patient who walks through our doors.  Patients who are eligible are immediately enrolled in the appropriate public health insurance or third party payer program, and benefits counselors monitor the status of each application.

        This process ensures that individuals and families, who were previously unaware of their insurance options, get the medical coverage and continuity they need.

        Yes!  First we will check to see if you have the best insurance coverage at the lowest possible cost.  Then, depending on your income and other factors, we offer sliding fee scale discounts.

        Insurance guidance from our expert counselors is 100% Free.

        Center for Family Health & Education is a non-profit health organization with the goal of helping people get the healthcare they need.

        We know how to get you the best insurance at the lowest cost to you.  Let us help you today!

        UNINSURED & UNDERINSURED Health Plans

        Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP)

        A preventive program that delivers periodic health assessments and services to low income children and youth in California. CHDP provides care coordination to assist families with medical appointment scheduling, transportation, and access to diagnostic and treatment services.


        Family PACT

        A program that provides no-cost family planning services to low-income men and women, including teens. Women, men, and teens able to become pregnant or cause a pregnancy can get Family PACT services if they are low-income California residents. You may qualify for Family PACT:

        • If you have no medical insurance or can’t get Medi-Cal.
        • If you have insurance, but it doesn’t cover family planning or birth control methods
        • If you have insurance, but you haven’t met your deductible.
        • If you have Medi-Cal with Share of Cost but you have not met your Share of Cost.
        • If you have Medi-Cal but it doesn’t cover family planning.
        • If you have insurance or Medi-Cal, but you need to keep family planning services confidential

        Presumptive Eligibility (PE)

        This Program allows CFFHAE to grant immediate, temporary Medi-Cal coverage for ambulatory prenatal care and prescription drugs for conditions related to pregnancy to low-income, pregnant patients, pending their formal Medi-Cal application. The PE for pregnant women program is designed for low-income California residents who believe they are pregnant and who do not have health insurance or Medi-Cal coverage for prenatal care.

        Comprehensive Perinatal Services Program (CPSP) provides a wide range of culturally competent services to Medi-Cal pregnant women, from conception through 60 days postpartum. In addition to standard obstetric services, women receive enhanced services in the areas of nutrition, psychosocial and health education.


        My Health L.A. (
        MHLA)

        You choose a permanent medical home at one of more than 100 clinic sites. With a medical home, you go to the same location for nearly all of your medical care needs. Your medical home is staffed by providers who know you by name and how to keep you in optimal health.

        Take the first step to good health by seeing if you can enroll. You must meet the following eligibility requirements to enroll in My Health L.A.:

        • Residency: Los Angeles County
        • Age: Adult, 19 to 64 years of age
        • Citizenship: U.S. Citizen/National or Legal Permanent Resident of 5 + years
        • Income: Monthly income limit ($1,239 or less for a family of one)
        • Pregnancy: Not pregnant or eligible for Medi-Cal or Healthy Families

        My Health L.A. is a FREE health program. If you meet the requirements above, My Health L.A. could be your passport to a healthier life. My Health L.A. covers both outpatient AND inpatient services. Plus, you receive many other benefits like:

        • Primary Care by Appointment
        • Access to in-house pharmacies to fill your prescriptions
        • Assigned “Medical Home” at a location near your home or work
        • Preventive Care & Mental Health Services
        • Access to Specialists
        • Care Management Services for chronic illnesses like CHF & Diabetes
        • Urgent & Emergency Medical Care Coverage
        • 24/7 Nurse Advice Line
        • Translation Services
        • Caring, Multi-cultural staff who understand your needs

        Covered California

        This program will make it simple and more affordable for you and millions of other Californians to get high-quality health insurance that can’t be canceled or denied because of a pre-existing medical condition or if you get sick. Legal residents of California will be eligible to buy health coverage through Covered California. Later in the year 2013, you can shop easily online, in person or by phone for health insurance that is affordable for you and your family. A special website will provide you with a variety of online tools so you can learn more about a range of Qualified Health Plans that will be offered through Covered California. You can also access statewide support services available in person or by phone.

        Covered California will provide access to coverage that will start in January 2014. Purchasing insurance through Covered California will have many advantages. For the first time ever, you will be able to make true “apples-to-apples” comparisons of health insurance. Covered California is the only place where you can learn about and use federal financial assistance that can help lower your health care costs. Whether you purchase insurance from Covered California or not, you also will benefit from new standards for health coverage.