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In order to continue providing quality health care and services to its members, L.A. Care began a phased implementation of an additional transportation vendor, Call the Car, on March 1, 2019. Call the Car will provide...
On behalf of L.A. Care, Chief Operating Officer Dino Kasdagly accepted the 2019 Leader in Health Care Award from South Bay Family Health Care (SBFHC) at their gala on March 30. Held at the Torrance-Redondo Beach Marriott, the...
L.A. Care announced the second round of Provider Recruitment Program grants as part of its Elevating the Safety Net initiative. The goal of the initiative is to recruit highly-qualified primary care physicians to the Los...
L.A. Care would like to remind you that we have several resources to support you in providing quality care to patients.   Online Formulary You can find out if your L.A. Care patient's medication is covered under our...
L.A. Care recently announced that SilverSneakers® is now available as a free fitness benefit for members in the Cal MediConnect (CMC) plan.  SilverSneakers® provides access to 15,000 fitness centers nationwide,...
Top Practitioners, Clinics and Provider Groups Recognized for Excellent Care On January 31, 2019, L.A. Care hosted its first Provider Recognition Awards. The dedicated commitment by the honorees has helped to strengthen the...
Participate in the More LA Smiles Program In an effort to improve oral health for Los Angeles County children ages 0-20 with Medi-Cal and Denti-Cal, UCLA's More LA Smiles, a Dental Transformation Initiative, invites medical...
The Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 requires that mental health and substance use disorder coverage are comparable to medical coverage. The Affordable Care Act further expanded Mental Health Parity...
A point-of-sale safety alert is a screening tool to alert pharmacists of potential drug safety issues during prescription processing. For example, Medi-Cal fee-for-service's last update included having point-of-sale safety...
L.A. Care announced the first round of Provider Recruitment Program grants as part of its Elevating the Safety Net initiative, which supports the recruitment of highly-qualified primary care physicians to the Los...