Welcome to Medi-Cal Managed Care Health Care Options
The mission of the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) is to preserve and
improve the health status of all Californians.
In support of this mission, the Managed Care Operations Division (MCOD) administers,
monitors and provides oversight of the contracts for the Medi-Cal program. The Health
Care Options Branch provides beneficiaries with resources to make informed choices
about Medi-Cal benefits.
Health Care Options main functions are to coordinate activities in the managed care
counties that include outreach and education in Social Service and Community-Based
Organization locations; oversight of informing materials mailed to beneficiaries;
monitor and evaluate the Contractor’s operations and systems.
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Health Care Options (HCO) offers materials in Braille, Audio and Large Print. For more information or to request materials, please contact:
- Medi-Cal Managed Care/HCO 1-800-430-4263 or for TTY 1-800-430-7077
- Coordinated Care Initiative/HCO 1-844-580-7272 or for TTY 1-800-430-7077