Description: Description: Senior Resource Directory of Lake & Mendocino County

 

For questions, contact Senior Information & Assistance at 707-468-5132 (or 1-800-510-2020 within Lake and Mendocino Counties) or email us at IASpecialist@hotmail.com.

 

 

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Insurance

 

Covered California

PO Box 989725, West Sacramento

800-300-1506

Spanish speakers 800-300-0213

TTY 888-889-4500

State-sponsored marketplace for Californians seeking health insurance. See www.coveredca.com for more info, or to apply online.

 

Health Insurance Counseling & Advocacy Program (HICAP)

1304 Southpoint Blvd., 2ndFl., Ste.280, Petaluma

800-434-0222 or 526-4108

Provides free and objective information and assistance in dealing with Medicare, HMOs, long-term care insurance, and other health insurance issues. Local appointments with a registered volunteer. Eligibility: Those who are new to Medicare, going onto Medicare for disability, or Medicare because of age 65. Call office for general information or to schedule a one-on-one appointment at a designated Lake or Mendocino County location. See www.senioradvocacyservices.org.

 

Medi-Cal Program

Medi-Cal and County Medical Services Program (CMSP) provide payment for medical costs to eligible individuals who meet income and resource standards. Payment for medical costs incurred may require a share-of-cost portion based upon household income levels. All those receiving SSI are eligible. Others must meet income, resource, and other criteria standards. Information at California Department of Health Care Services. See www.dhcs.ca.gov/services/medi- cal/eligibility/Pages/Medi- Cal_CovCA_FAQ.aspx. Apply online at
www.C4Yourself.com, or call/visit office for application.

 

Lake County

15975 Anderson Ranch Pkwy., PO Box 9000, Lower Lake

800-628-5288 or 995-4200

 

Mendocino County

764 S. Franklin St., PO Box 1306, Fort Bragg

877-327-1677 or 962-1000

737 S. State St., PO Box 839, Ukiah

877-327-1711 or 463-7700

221 S. Lenore Ave., Willits

800-771-2453 or 456-3740

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         Partnership HealthPlan of California
800-863-4155 or 863-4120
Administers the Medi-Cal managed care health plan for Lake and Mendocino counties. See www.partnershiphp.org.

Medicare

800-633-4227

See www.medicare.gov for more info, or to apply online. Additional info at www.MyMedicareMatters.org, a consumer- oriented website designed to help people make informed choices, sponsored by the National Council on Aging.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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