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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Covered California

California provides path to coverage for millions

Effective immediately, anyone uninsured and eligible to enroll in health care coverage can sign up through the end of June.

Stay at home order

Governor Gavin Newsom issues stay-at-home order

A stay-at-home order has been issued to protect the health and well-being of all Californians.

Conquer your panic about covid19

Conquer your panic about COVID-19

Learn how to effectively calm feelings of panic about coronavirus.

kid washing hands

What kids need to know about the coronavirus

How to talk to your kids about staying healthy, from hand-washing to sneeze etiquette.

Coronavirus and travel

COVID-19 and travel

Should we or shouldn’t we go? Learn what to consider for upcoming travel plans.

Medicare members

Medicare recipients: what to know about COVID-19

Older adults are at higher risk of severe complications from COVID-19.

Questions about COVID-19

6 questions you might be asking about COVID-19

Get answers to some of the common questions you might have about COVID-19.

Are disinfectants effective against coronavirus?

Are disinfectants effective against coronavirus?

Some can help protect against common viruses, but COVID-19 is different.

Understanding the new coronavirus (COVID-19)

Understanding the new coronavirus (COVID-19)

The fast-moving virus has been found in California. Here’s what you need to know.


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Mar. 2020 — You likely received one in the mail. Here's more information about forms 1095-A, B and C.

Reduce your risk of colon cancer

5 ways to reduce your risk of colon cancer

Mar. 2020 — Colorectal cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths in the U.S. Here are ways you can help lower your risk.

6 stress-free tips for managing your health care

6 stress-free tips for managing your health care

Feb. 2020 — Whether you’re a parent or a caregiver to elderly parents, the stress of managing your family’s care can feel overwhelming. These tips can help.