CHCF's Free the Data initiative seeks to develop new tools to access, analyze, and communicate health data in California.
Applying for health insurance under the ACA is a challenge. Help is standing by for Californians trying to navigate their way to enrollment.
In three days, the curtain will rise on the second annual open enrollment period for Affordable Care Act health plans. Is Covered California ready?
California can attempt to recoup certain Medi-Cal costs after an enrollee's death. Learn who could be subject to estate recovery and under what circumstances.
How is health care regulated in California? This tool shows how state agencies work to oversee the delivery of health care services and what information about oversight is available to the public.
How is health care regulated in California? Learn how state agencies oversee the delivery of medical services and what information is available to the public.
California's state-county partnership for health care is shifting under the ACA. This framework provides policymakers and stakeholders a way to understand the changes.
Health insurance products under the ACA are subject to federal and state regulation. This table compares the rules applicable to small employer groups.
How did consumers fare when signing up for ACA coverage in California? Early research shows a mixed bag.
Health insurance products under the ACA are subject to federal and state regulation. This table compares the rules for essential benefits, levels of coverage, and cost sharing.
Is the goal line in site for California? Experts and stakeholders measure the distance to achieving widespread use of HIT.
A series of fact sheets and infographics demystify technical topics that are central to understanding the implementation of health reform in California.
This first publicly reported dashboard of Medi-Cal managed care shows areas of strength and opportunities for improvement. A companion paper examines the performance of locally sponsored and commercial Medi-Cal plans.
The marketplace for Californians buying individual health coverage after January 1, 2014, will be affected by both federal and state laws and regulations. This side-by-side comparison table gives an overview of their similarities and differences.
Protecting patients' personal health information is key. This report describes the matrix of federal and California laws that protect their information and address any breaches.