Health Services
Covered California + MediCal

Beach Cities residents now have access to health insurance coverage through Covered California. Covered California is a marketplace where individuals and families may get financial assistance to make health coverage more affordable. Residents also can compare and choose health coverage that best fits their needs and budget. Additionally, by law, coverage can no longer be dropped or denied, even if the patient has a pre-existing medical condition or becomes sick.

Open Enrollment Dates:

Covered California Open Enrollment for 2022 will be November 1, 2021 through January 31, 2022.

  • As of yet, Covered California has not posted any news about the Open Enrollment and is still focused on the current enrollment through the American Rescue Plan. The American Rescue Plan was enacted in March 2021 and will continue through the entire 2022 coverage year.
  • is posting Open Enrollment 2022, beginning November 1, 2021 through January 15, 2022.

BCHD Certified Enrollment Counselors are still available to assist the community with enrollment assistance, counseling, and any questions that consumers may have around Covered California and public health insurance.

Need help navigating the online application? 
Beach Cities Health District continues to be a Certified Enrollment Entity and offers enrollment assistance and support for individuals applying for Covered California and Medi-Cal. Please contact (310) 374-3426 ext. 256 (Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.), for assistance.