Welcome to California Coverage & Health Initiatives. We are a statewide association of outreach and enrollment organizations that are focused on helping children and families navigate into affordable health coverage and have access to high quality health services. We believe a healthy child is a healthy California. To learn more about us and our work, please watch this short video.
Learning by Doing: Getting Ready for Open Enrollment 2October 22, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS-By Maria Romero-Mora, Program Coordinator, CCHI As we approach the second Open Enrollment (OE2), we know we need to polish up our outreach and enrollment skills and learn the best strategies to assist uninsured Californians in getting covered. That is why California Coverage & Health Initiatives (CCHI) recently partnered with Enroll America to host a […]...Read more »
#MyHiddenHero Contest Winner Announcement!August 8, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS-Meet Melissa Lopez, a single mom to 4 beautiful young children, a full time Inclusion Aide for Department of Special Education at a local school district, and a part time student. Impressive already! CHI of Kern County had the pleasure of meeting Melissa and her two friendly daughters (pictured above) when she came in to […]...Read more »
CCHI October 2014 NewsletterOctober 23, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS-California Coverage & Health Initiatives October 2014 Newsletter Greetings! Please take a moment to read the latest news at CCHI! CCHI's Covered California Navigator Grant Partners Blog Post: Learning by Doing: Getting Ready for Open Enrollment 2 All In for Health Fun & Spooky Social Media Content Assister's Open Enrollment E-Alerts CCHI Member Highlight: Inland Empire […]...Read more »
HealthCare.gov’s EZ form not for legal immigrantsOctober 23, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS-By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — HealthCare.gov's new EZ application for coverage can't be used by legal immigrants or naturalized U.S. citizens, prompting concern that many Hispanics and Asians will go right back into long enrollment queues this year. The Obama administration has placed a high priority on signing up more Latinos under the […]...Read more »
Poll: Majority of California Voters Support Health Coverage for Undocumented ImmigrantsOctober 6, 2014 | 0 COMMENTS-October 6, 2014 | 12:01 AM | By Lisa Aliferis A majority of the state’s voters support extending current health insurance programs to all low-income Californians, including undocumented immigrants, according to a new statewide poll released Monday. The poll was commissioned by The California Endowment, a foundation that has been actively working to expand health insurance access to all people, regardless […]...Read more »
CCHI is a leader in health advocacy for children and families and is recognized as a statewide network of community organizations that champion enrollment in health coverage, access to care and other services.