August’s Outreach Event Recap

Highlighted Outreach Events Los Angeles County 8/17 – An outreach coordinator staffed an informational table at Monterey Park Senior Center in Monterey Park. Beneficiaries who speak English, Spanish, and Mandarin Chinese received informational materials about the CCI and asked questions. Orange County 8/25 – Outreach coordinators were at the annual two-day NAMI California statewide conference in […] Read More

DHCS Releases Final HRA Plan Letters for LTSS Referrals

The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) released the final Health Risk Assessment (HRA) plan letters creating a new standardized set of long-term services and supports (LTSS) referral questions for Cal MediConnect and Medi-Cal plans to use with Californians who are dual eligible beneficiaries or Medi-Cal Seniors and Persons with Disabilities. Plans must begin using […] Read More

July’s Outreach Events Recap

Highlighted Outreach Events Los Angeles County 7/8 – Seniors, caregivers and other stakeholders attended a Cal MediConnect Informational Forum and Health Fair at Centro Medico de Huntington Park in Huntington Park. The event was provided in English and Spanish by state outreach staff.. The event featured free health screenings and information from collaborative partners, including […] Read More

New Research: Progress toward the Coordination of Behavioral Health Care through Cal MediConnect

The UCSF Community Living Policy Center and the UC Berkeley Health Research for Action Center released a research brief examining the efforts of Cal MediConnect (CMC) plans to coordinate behavioral health services for their members. The brief describes the progress CMC plans have made toward better coordination of behavioral health services, including new integrated models […] Read More

Important Notice on CalDuals.org and Info@CalDuals.org Outage

Due to technical difficulties with www.CalDuals.org, the website and email info@calduals.org were down from Wednesday, August 2 – Friday, August 4. We’re very sorry for the interruption. We know how important this is to you. We are doing all we can to resolve the issue as soon as possible. If you tried to contact us […] Read More