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Health Advisory

Last updated: October 16, 2017, 1:40 pm

How to help North Bay Wildfire Victims:

Wildfire relief organizations prefer monetary donations at this time. For safety reasons, and to avoid blocking emergency traffic, please don’t bring donations to areas affected by wildfires.

Places to donate in Contra Costa:

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has declared a health advisory due to heavy smoke from the North Bay Fires. For more information visit

CCHP Medi-cal

Who Can Join

You are eligible if you live in Contra Costa County and have Medi-cal with no share of cost.

What You Get

  • No copays or paperwork
  • Advice nurse services 24 hours a day everyday
  • Access to 3 provider networks
    • Contra Costa Regional Medical Center and 11 neighborhood health centers
    • Kaiser in Contra Costa County
    • Private Community Doctors and medical providers

See our detailed documents:

What You Pay

There is no cost to join the CCHP Medi-cal program.

What You Need to Do

Call Health Care Options at 1-800-430-4263 to request your Medi-cal Choice Enrollment Form. Look for the Medi-cal Choice enrollment form in the booklet. You can also send in the postcard that you received from Health Care Options to get your Medi-cal Choice form. This brochure details how to complete your application. [If you have any more questions, please call our marketing department at 1-800-211-8040]

If you have any more questions, please call our Marketing Department at 1-800-211-8040

Autism coverage for Medi-Cal beneficiaries is now a benefit

In order to qualify for this coverage, Medi-Cal beneficiaries must have:

  • A comprehensive diagnostic evaluation indicating Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA) based therapy is medically necessary
  • A prescription from a licensed physician or psychologist for ABA services
  • Prior authorization from CCHP

For more information, contact CCHP Member Services 1-877-661-6230 from Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.