How do I get notified?
See sample letters below.
How long do I have to get new coverage?
Do I get subsidies?
Most Likely!!! Click here for a
So, just like President Obama said, your net premium might only be $50/month. Plus, enhanced Silver 94, very low co-pays & deductibles.
Will Steve Shorr Insurance help me at no additional charge?
Yes, but you must get a quote first and either have a release from Medi-Cal, like shown below or contact your Social Worker and get one. If you already have a Covered CA account, you must appoint us as your agent. After you get your quote, we can discuss your options by appointment.
What if I don’t have a Release – Notice of Action?
Medi-Cal is supposed to send you a notice of action FAQ’s . If not, contact your Social Worker and get one Scroll down for a sample letter. I do grant they they don’t give you a lot of time to get new coverage. Note also that loss of coverage qualifies you for a special enrollment period and you don’t have to wait for Open Enrollment, nor are you subject to the rule about having to enroll by the 15th to get coverage by the first.
to see how your income, household size, etc qualifies you for subsidies in Covered CA.
There is no charge for us to help you. If you already have a Covered CA account, here’s how to appoint us as your agent.
Our website is MUCH more than just
Pro Bono helping you with Medi-Cal
We've developed the Medi-Cal portion of our website, as many of our Covered CA clients unfortunately end up here, if their income drops below 133% of FPL, Federal Poverty Level, see the income chart.
We do not get a nickel, for this site or for helping people enroll in Medi-Cal, nor answering complex questions. When you have other questions or need coverage, take a look at our other websites:
LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL’S DIGEST
More Reference Material on when you no longer qualify for Medi-Cal
Reporting a Change and Notices of Action
notice of action FAQ’s
Transitioning Covered California cases to Medi-Cal
Policies and Procedures for Annual Renewal and Change in Circumstance Redeterminations and Discontinuance from Medi-Cal
Covered CA Certified Agent
No extra charge if you qualify for Covered CA Subsidies.
We don't get compensated to help you with Medi Cal. Here's Medi-Cal's contact information.
Get a Covered CA Quote, including subsidy calculation
Video on why you should have an agent
Life Insurance Buyers Guide
Video on how much coverage for death protection you need