Helping Californians get the health care they need


The Health Consumer Alliance (HCA) offers free assistance online, over-the-phone or in-person to help people who are struggling to get or maintain health coverage and resolve problems with their health plans.
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CHIP Offers Families with Seriously Ill Kids More Financial Protection Than ACA Plans

Kids with chronic conditions are especially vulnerable to health insurance changes. A new study finds

Why some Medi-Cal patients can’t go to UC Davis Medical Center

HCA members spoke out against this practice in Sacramento County

Take Care: Your Taxes & Health Coverage

The HCA can help you sort it out.

Press Conference Today: Medi-Cal & UC Davis

WHAT: Health Equity Action Team Press Conference

Speakers will include: Senator Richard Pan; Dr. Anthony Iton –

San Diego: Lifespan Gap Between Rich And Poor

“Income can be a good, if not necessarily direct, predictor of health.”

Legal Aid was very helpful and understanding and comforting, which was a relief because the health plan could care less. It was nice to talk to someone who was willing to listen and help.

Consumer denied coverage of $35,000 in bills for the birth of her child because of technical issues concerning payment of insurance

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