Helping Californians get the health care they need


The Health Consumer Alliance (HCA) offers free assistance 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.

It is important to get the healthcare and benefits that your family needs. If you are concerned about Medi-Cal because of immigration status or for any other reason, please call the Health Consumer Alliance at 888-804-3536 for a free, confidential consultation and information.
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California Joins States That Protect Patients Against Nasty Surprise Bills

Starting July 1, 2017, Californians are protected against surprise medical bills from out-of-network providers, also

Settlement Reached on Kaiser Permanente’s Repeated Mental Health Care Deficiencies

California insurance regulators announced Tuesday that they have reached a settlement with Kaiser Permanente to

Millions of Kids Fall Outside Senate Health Plan To Shield Disabled From Medicaid Cuts

Millions of children with disabilities will be excluded from the Senate's definition of "blind and

Senate Bill would leave CA $115 Billion short

The director of Medi-Cal says, “The long-term impact of this bill cannot be understated: It is simply devastating.” 

14 Million Reasons to Worry about GOP Health Bills

Californians who rely on Medi-Cal are anxious, if not panicked, about health care legislation on Capitol Hill that would drastically change Medi-Cal and the health insurance industry.

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Consumer who was facing a tax problem due to Covered California miscalculations

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