Empowering a Healthy Community

  • We insure 1 in 4 people in Santa Barbara County, and 1 in 5 in San Luis Obispo County. We contract with over 275 primary care providers, and have more than 1250 specialist providers.
  • We have been serving Santa Barbara County since 1983 and San Luis Obispo County since 2008.
  • We are known as a local community health plan, and our main program is Medi-Cal.
  • We are committed to making a difference here on the Central Coast, and we live and work in the community we serve.


How We Make a Difference

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Member Testimonials

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Our Programs

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Member Testimonial
CenCal Health Announces New Director of Provider Services
July 09, 2019
CenCal Health, the publicly-sponsored health plan for Medi-Cal in Santa Barbara and San Luis...
Federal Appeals Court Takes Up Case That Could Upend U.S. Health System
July 09, 2019
The fate of the Affordable Care Act is again on the line Tuesday, as a federal appeals court in...
Medi-Cal Enrollment Among Immigrant Kids Stalls, Then Falls. Is Fear To Blame?
July 08, 2019
As California prepares to expand Medicaid coverage to young adults here illegally, the number of...
State Broadens Investigation Of Doctors For Issuing Questionable Vaccination Exemptions
July 02, 2019
The California agency that regulates doctors is investigating at least four physicians for...