DHCS Updates Healthy Families Program Transition to Medi-Cal FAQs and Network Adequacy Reports for Phases 3 & 4

The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) has provided new and updated Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and Network Adequacy Assessments to their website regarding the ongoing transition of Healthy Families Program beneficiaries to Medi-Cal.

Posted FAQs address several service and care questions and are categorized by audience type and issue (for example: mental health services, dental services, and services for children with developmental disabilities).


An addendum to the Phase 3 Network Adequacy Assessment was published, detailing resolutions to previously reported issues such as the rate of overlap with primary care providers in the Healthy Families Program and Medi-Cal managed care networks and the status of Medi-Cal managed care networks. The Phase 4 assessment report was also published, signaling that the final phase of the Healthy Families Program transition Medi-Cal will begin as scheduled on September 1, 2013.


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