It’s estimated that more than a third of uninsured Californians are eligible for coverage, either Medi-Cal or subsidized insurance through Covered California. In this March 2014 file photo, Michael Wilson, left, a certified Covered California agent, helps Jose and Laura Gomez of south Sacramento with their choice for insurance coverage at the SEIU union hall on Monday, March 31, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif.
It’s estimated that more than a third of uninsured Californians are eligible for coverage, either Medi-Cal or subsidized insurance through Covered California. In this March 2014 file photo, Michael Wilson, left, a certified Covered California agent, helps Jose and Laura Gomez of south Sacramento with their choice for insurance coverage at the SEIU union hall on Monday, March 31, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
It’s estimated that more than a third of uninsured Californians are eligible for coverage, either Medi-Cal or subsidized insurance through Covered California. In this March 2014 file photo, Michael Wilson, left, a certified Covered California agent, helps Jose and Laura Gomez of south Sacramento with their choice for insurance coverage at the SEIU union hall on Monday, March 31, 2014 in Sacramento, Calif. Randy Pench rpench@sacbee.com
Ask Emily

Ask Emily

Emily Bazar answers your questions about California’s new medical world

How to find medical care if you’re uninsured

April 07, 2015 03:33 PM

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Ask Emily is a monthly column by Emily Bazar of Kaiser Health News, a nonprofit news service covering health policy issues. She answers consumers’ questions about California’s new medical world. KHN is an editorially independent program of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and is not affiliated with Kaiser Permanente.

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