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(Care1st Health Plan until 12/31/2018)


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Cal MediConnect Plans

Blue Shield Promise Cal MediConnect Plan



What is Cal MediConnect?

Cal MediConnect is for people with both Medicare and Medi-Cal. It benefits seniors and people with disabilities and combine medical, behavioral, long-term and home-and community-based services in one health plan.

It combines all your Medicare and Medi-Cal benefits into a single plan. This makes it simpler for you to get the services you need

Why Blue Shield Promise Cal MediConnect Health Plan is the Right Choice

Blue Shield Promise Health Plan (Care1st until 01/01/2019) is right here in the community; Los Angeles is our home. We are committed to keeping the people we serve healthy and independent, providing support when they need it and delivering high quality health care.

Blue Shield Promise Cal MediConnect Customer Care Operations: 1-855-905-3825 (TTY: 711), 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., seven days a week.

The Cal MediConnect program's main goals are to make it simpler to get the care and services patients need from both Medicare and Medi-Cal, while also helping them to stay independent in their own homes and communities. With a participating health plan like Blue Shield Promise, there will be more of the personalized care patients need with greater healthcare savings and less of the "runaround".

Cal MediConnect brings together all Medicare and Medi-Cal benefits under a single health plan. These benefits include:

Both members and providers will benefit from the program's smoother, simpler process.

Where is it Available?

Blue Shield Promise Cal MediConnect Health Plan is offering the program in Los Angeles and San Diego Counties.

Blue Shield Promise Cal MediConnect Health Plan's Goals

Blue Shield Promise Cal MediConnect Health Plan has a long history of serving dual eligibles. We know how to work with doctors and hospitals as well as the Medicare and Medi-Cal offices to put our members' needs first. As part of Cal MediConnect, we expect to successfully carry out the program's goals:


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Blue Shield Promise Health Plan (Care1st Health Plan until 12/31/2018) complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Blue Shield Promise Health Plan (Care1st Health Plan until 12/31/2018) does not exclude people or treat them differently because of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. Learn more