Comparison of Medi-Cal and Healthy Families Programs for Children in California
Publication Date: October 2000
Publisher(s): Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
A new side-by-side examination of California's Medicaid program (Medi-Cal) and CHIP program (Healthy Families) shows how these two low-income health coverage programs differ in structure, eligibility, enrollment process, service delivery and scope. This California case study helps to illustrate differences between Medicaid and CHIP.