Medi-Cal

Medi-Cal is a program that offers health coverage to people with low income who are over 65, blind, or disabled. Medi-Cal is California’s Medicaid program. It usually comes with extensive prescription drug coverage. Depending on your situation, this coverage can be free, cost a small premium, or require that you spend a certain amount of your own money before coverage begins. DB101’s section on Medi-Cal has detailed information on common ways to enroll in the program, along with information about how the benefit works.