L.A. Care and Blue Shield Promise Reopen Community Resource Centers after Temporary Closure

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Monday, May 3, 2021

L.A. Care Health Plan and Blue Shield of California Promise Health Plan reopened their jointly-operated Community Resource Centers on May 3, 2021 after they were temporarily closed in early January due to a surge in COVID-19. For the safety of resource center visitors and staff, they will offer limited services by appointment only.

For the week of May 3, the Community Resource Centers will be open Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. Starting on May 10, they will be open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Limited services at this time will include:

  • Member services support  
  • Health care coverage enrollment assistance
  • Connection to social service assistance programs
  • Free Wi-Fi for telehealth services
  • Food pantry distributions  

The resource centers will follow health and safety guidelines recommended by public health officials, including wearing masks, social distancing, temperature scans, frequent cleanings, and more.

For more information about the Community Resource Centers, visit activehealthyinformed.org.

 

 

About L.A. Care Health Plan

L.A. Care Health Plan serves more than 2.3 million members in Los Angeles County, making it the largest publicly operated health plan in the country. L.A. Care offers four health coverage plans including Medi-Cal, L.A. Care Covered™, L.A. Care Cal MediConnect Plan and the PASC-SEIU Homecare Workers Health Care Plan, all dedicated to being accountable and responsive to members. As a public entity, L.A. Care’s mission is to provide access to quality health care for L.A. County's low-income communities, and to support the safety net required to achieve that purpose. L.A. Care prioritizes quality, access and inclusion, elevating health care for all of L.A. County. For more information, follow us on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Instagram.

 

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Penny Griego Media Relations Specialist
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