Empowering a Healthy Community

  • We insure over 179,000 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
Once Its Greatest Foes, Some Doctors Now Embrace Single-Payer
August 10, 2018
California Healthline Shefali Luthra When the American Medical Association met in Chicago this...
CenCal Health’s Physicians’ Quality of Care Rates Among Highest of Nation’s Medicaid Plans
August 02, 2018
Caitlin Trude This milestone year marks CenCal Health’s best overall performance ever Santa...
New Southern California Medical School To Tackle Doctor Shortages
July 27, 2018
California Healthline Anna Gorman CLAREMONT, Calif. — The Claremont Colleges plans to open...
Women Are Almost Twice As Likely To Get Alzheimer’s, And New Research Might Shine A Light On Why
July 24, 2018
California Healthline The study found that dementia was linked to hormone changes in women,...
Community Events
Casa Serena’s 10th Annual recovery Luncheon
August 25, 2018 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
This event is the primary fundraiser for Casa Serena and features lunch, a silent auction, and a...
Community Events
American Heart Association; Heart Walk San Luis Obispo
September 15, 2018 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The money raised through the Heart & Stroke Walk funds research, and initiatives that promote...
Community Events
American Heart Association’s Heart Walk Santa Barbara
September 29, 2018 8:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The money raised through the Heart & Stroke Walk funds research, and initiatives that promote...
Community Events
30th Annual Senior Expo for Seniors, Caregivers, and Family Members
October 03, 2018 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
For 30 years, Santa Barbara’s Senior Expo has been a premier health fair and services...