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.
Children Now Releases Denti-Cal InfographicDecember 5, 2013 | 0 COMMENTS-Almost half of all kids in California are enrolled in Denti-Cal, the state’s public dental insurance program. But, there are far too few dentists to serve them and so the Denti-Cal system isn’t doing what it’s meant to do. This is bad news for taxpayers, schools and, most importantly, kids. See the dramatic full story […]...Read more »
The View From Here: Open Enrollment So FarNovember 20, 2013 | 0 COMMENTS-California always seems to be at the edge of change and innovation. Nearly two months into the debut of the Affordable Care Act’s Open Enrollment period, Californians have proven once again that we can lead the nation, forging a new path and applying our entrepreneurial spirit to the challenges that we encounter. In mid-November it was […]...Read more »
Why Public Health?December 5, 2013 | 0 COMMENTS-Why Public Health? Via Masters in Public Health Public health is a modern career that has transformed society. While health is typically considered on a person to person basis, professionals who acknowledge health as a societal issue are integral to the humanity’s long-term survival. Here are just a handful of ways that public health policy […]...Read more »
60K Enrolled Through Covered California So Far, Officials SayNovember 14, 2013 | 0 COMMENTS-Thursday, November 14, 2013 By California Healthline On Wednesday, Covered California officials announced that nearly 60,000 state residents signed up for coverage through the exchange during the first six weeks of open enrollment, Kaiser Health News' "Capsules" reports (Gorman, "Capsules," Kaiser Health News, 11/14). Details of Enrollment Exchange officials said that 30,830 state residents signed up for health coverage […]...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.