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Major Risk Medical Insurance Program (MRMIP)

Who Can Join

Available to California residents who cannot be eligible for both Part A and Part B of Medicare unless eligible solely because of end-stage renal disease. You cannot be eligible to purchase any health insurance for continuations of benefits under COBRA or Cal-COBRA. You must be unable to secure adequate coverage on your own.

What You Get

  • Low co-pays and no paperwork
  • Advice nurse services 24 hours a day
  • Access to 2 provider networks
    • Contra Costa Regional Medical Center and 8 neighborhood health centers
    • Private Community Doctors and medical providers


Detailed information on benefits, services and provider networks (Evidence of Coverage document in PDF)

What You Pay

Call MRMIP at 1-800-289-6574 or Contra Costa Health Plan at 1-800-211-8040 for price rates.

What You Need to Do

Call MRMIP at 1-800-289-6574 or Contra Costa Health Plan at 1-800-211-8040 for price rates.
(Note) Because of funding limitations, MRMIP sometimes has a wait list. For more information on whether there is a wait list or a copy of the MRMIP Handbook and application, please call toll free 1-800-289-6574.

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

For more information on MRMIP please visit www.mrmib.ca.gov