Empowering a Healthy Community

  • We insure more than 175,000 members and contract with over 300 primary care providers, and have more than 1400 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

Those of us that work at CenCal Health strive to make a difference in people’s lives. Read More


Member Testimonials

Member's needs are our priority. Learn how our members notice our extra care. Read More

Our Programs

Learn more about some of the health programs that are available to you and your family. Learn More

Come Work with Us

Join our dedicated team. Please look at our current listings to find your ideal position. Job Openings

Our Local Community

Community-based organizations which offer a wide variety of services that may be available to you. Learn More

Watch a Member Testimonial

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Member Testimonial
Providers Walk ‘Fine Line’ Between Informing And Scaring Immigrant Patients
January 16, 2019
Ana B. Ibarra California Healthline While the Trump administration decides whether to adopt a...
Patients Turn To GoFundMe When Money And Hope Run Out
January 16, 2019
Mark Zdechlik Minnesota Public Radio, Kaiser Health News Tammy Fox wanted to help after a...
CenCal Health Goes All-Digital with Multimedia Annual Report
January 16, 2019
CenCal Health, the publicly-sponsored health plan that administers Medi-Cal in Santa Barbara and...
Newsom Diverges Sharply From Washington With Health Care Budget
January 11, 2019
Samantha Young and Ana B. Ibarra California Healthline SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Gov. Gavin...