…until the major expansions from the Affordable Care Act.
In California, some of these expansions have already begun, including Low-Income Health Programs in which over 600,000 Californians already have coverage and will be upgraded into full Medi-Cal on January 2014.
But the deadlines are fast approaching. Here’s a video by the federal HHS reinforcing their commitment to be on schedule and on time. In California, it seems this is right, especially given a State Auditor’s report that suggests the exchange, Covered California, is on track.
We’ll keep working and tracking. The next Covered California board meeting is August 8th.
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