California Care (Covered California)
CALIFORNIA CARE (https://www.coveredca.com/) BEGAN JAN 1 2014 and Open Enrollment ended Mar 31 2014. For 2015 open enrollment for health plans through Covered California begin Nov. 15, 2014 and end Feb. 15, 2015. Those who do not sign up for California's version of the Affordable Care Act, Covered California can still do it after the end date under certain circumstances. If you experience a qualifying life event, such as a marriage, birth of a child, or loss of employer-sponsored health coverage, you may sign up for coverage within 60 days of the event in a special enrollment. It is possible to enroll for Medi-Cal throughout the year, but Medi-Cal health benefits and the doctors who accept it is limited.