Medi-Cal

California immigrant kids gain state-funded health care

SACRAMENTO — Children and teens brought illegally to the United States gained…

 

In this photo taken Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, vehicles pass a highway construction site on eastbound Interstate 80 in Sacramento, Calif. Among the Legislature's unfinished business is a $59 billion backlog in state funding for roads, highways and bridges. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)

California governor, lawmakers punt difficult tax questions

SACRAMENTO — While Gov. Jerry Brown approved high-profile legislation addressing social issues…

 

In this Sept. 9, 2015 photo, Debbie Ziegler holds a photo of her late daughter, Brittany Maynard, as she receives congratulations from Ellen Pontac, left, after a right-to die measure was approved by the state Assembly in Sacramento, Calif. (Rich Pedroncelli/AP)

California governor signs hard-won right-to-die legislation

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California will become the fifth state to allow terminally…

 

Booster shot to the health care system

As a doctor of optometry, I interact daily with patients in need…

AP Photo/Damian DovarganesIn this Friday

Income checks throw Californians off health plans

Some Californians who purchased individual health coverage through the state's insurance exchange…

AP Photo/Damian DovarganesIn this Friday

The Daily Outrage: Medi-Cal mailers expose nearly 50,000 Social Security numbers

WHAT: The California Department of Health Care Services mailed letters to 49,352…

Judge issues injunction on payout monies

A federal judge in San Francisco ruled in favor of halting Medi-Cal…