My Health LA is a no-cost health care program for people who live in Los
Angeles County. It is for people who are age 6 and older base on family
size and income in accordance with federal poverty guidelines. My Health
LA is free to individuals and families who do not have and cannot get
Medi-Cal is a free or low-cost health coverage for children and adults
with limited income and resources. Medi-Cal covers low-income adults,
families with children, seniors, persons with disabilities, children in
foster care as well as former foster youth up to age 26, and pregnant women.
Medicare is a federal program attached to
Social Security. It is available to all U.S. citizens 65 years of age or older, regardless
of income. Medicare also covers people with certain disabilities.
Covered California is the name of California’s health insurance marketplace
(also known as an Exchange under the Affordable Care Act) which allows
consumers to shop, compare, and purchase health insurance all in one place.
This is the only place where California residents can be screened and
approved for premium tax credits and cost-sharing subsidies. A person
must be either a US Citizen, or lawfully present in the U.S.
Click here for a summary of health care coverage in English.
Click here for a summary of health care coverage in Spanish.
Covered California Fact Sheets
Learn more about Covered California in multiple languages. (English, Arabic, Armenian, Chinese, Farsi, Hmong,
Khmer, Korean, Lao, Russian, Spanish, Tagalog, Vietnamese)
Frequently Asked Questions
Please visit our
FAQ page to read answers to frequently asked questions.
When you are ready to enroll, have the following:
- Number of people being enrolled (whole or partial family), including the
birth date of each person
- Social security number(s) for each family member
- Home ZIP code
- Most recent income tax filings, including dependent tax information and
head of household status (if any)
- Legal immigration information, such as your immigration number
- Information about your status as a member of federally recognized tribe
Free Enrollment Help
We have wonderful staff who are Certified Enrollment Counselors that can
help you Apply for all the programs. Call us for an appointment at: (323) 653-1990