Under New Law, 6,800 Immigrants In Ventura County Could Gain Full Government-Paid Health Insurance
The law makes those younger than 19 eligible for full benefits if they meet the same income standards that apply to other Medi-Cal members.
Ventura County Star:
As Many As 6,800 Immigrants In Ventura County Could Gain Medi-Cal Coverage
Between 3,000 and 6,800 immigrants 18 and younger living illegally in Ventura County could receive full government-paid health insurance in May through a controversial California law. Immigration and health care advocates of a law that opens the door to full Medi-Cal coverage are pushing families to begin enrolling now. (Kisken, 2/15)