san mateo

Managing at Home

Henrietta is an 87-year-old San Mateo County woman, who receives both Medicare and Medi-Cal benefits. Like many other people who are dually eligible for both programs, she has numerous chronic health conditions, including diabetes, congestive heart failure, chronic lung disease  (COPD), peripheral vascular disease, and coronary artery disease. Recently, Henrietta’s family had to take a […] Read More

Demonstration Counties

The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) announced on Wednesday April 4, 2012 that Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego and San Mateo counties would be the initial participants in a proposed three-year demonstration project aimed at improving the coordination of care for low-income seniors and persons with disabilities who are dually eligible for Medicare and Medi-Cal.