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Medi-Cal for Pregnancy

Medi-Cal offers various free or affordable programs to get pregnant individuals into coverage right away.

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Full-Scope Medi-Cal

Full-scope Medi-Cal is the same complete coverage you have before or after pregnancy. It automatically includes prenatal care, labor and delivery, and post-partum care for a year after pregnancy.

Pregnancy-Related Medi-Cal

Individuals who aren’t legal residents can also receive coverage for all medically necessary services while pregnant and for a year after pregnancy.

Presumptive Eligibility for Pregnant Individuals

Immediate Coverage While Your Application Is Processed

Medi-Cal Access Program (MCAP)

Comprehensive coverage for all pregnant individuals, for a small fee. Coverage is available for a year after pregnancy.

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Enrolling in these programs is quick and easy – click the Apply button above. For more information, go to the Medi-Cal for Pregnancy website, or email questions to directly to the Department of Health Care Services.

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