UC Davis-Health Net Agreement Will Cover As Many As 5,000 Medi-Cal Enrollees
UnitedHealthcare had covered the university teaching hospital's Medi-Cal enrollees but it announced it was pulling out at the end of October, a move that was expected to force about 1,000 UCD patients to find new primary care doctors.
UCDMC Inks Deal With Health Net For Medi-Cal Enrollees
UC Davis Health announced Thursday that it had signed a deal with Health Net Community Solutions to immediately start serving Sacramento County Medi-Cal patients receiving primary care at the teaching hospital. UnitedHealthcare had covered UCD’s Medi-Cal enrollees last year, but the health care giant announced in July that it would discontinue the coverage starting Oct. 31. (Anderson, 10/4)