(888) 747-1222 or (800) 880-5305. Low-cost medical and dental insurance for children/families through the state Health Department. More info at www.healthyfamilies.ca.gov
(California Medicaid Provider). Medi-Cal services heath care for low-income residents. Application can be a complicated process but the benefits are worth it. Start with info at www.medi-cal.ca.gov
Marin Children’s Health Initiative
. A Marin community collaborative project to assist families to insure children through one of a variety of free and low-cost health insurance programs. Program staff can be reached at (415) 473-3434.
Kaiser Children's Health Plan
is a low-cost Kaiser insurance for uninsured children ($15 month). Call (800) 464-4000. For more info and forms, log on to http://info.kp.org/childhealthplan/
Assurant Health of California
offers Student Select as an affordable health policy for students under age 29. Brochures available in the Student Services Office. Updated premiums for this area have been reduced by 45%! Call (800) 494-8463 or log on to www.nationalinsurancestore.com
of California offers affordable healthcare through PlanScape and an inexpensive HMO program. General information and current rates also available through www.bluecross.com
American College Student Association
features a low-cost Student Injury and Sickness Insurance Plan. This organization also offers a special plan for International Students and short-term medical coverage following graduation. Brochures available in the Student Services Office. For more information, log on to www.acsa.com
, or call (888) 488-2272 or (888) 526-2272.
offers a variety of renewable medical insurance options for students at reasonable rates. Check out the information at www.consumerbenefits.net/
.com is a Christian organization offering low cost short-term major medical coverage for persons in transition. Mission teams and international workers should also check with Good Neighbor Insurance at www.ginsurance.com for trip/life insurance. Another good site for short-term is www.MissionaryHealth.net
is a great Christian Care cooperative offering an affordable, biblical-based approach to health care costs. Check them out at www.mychristiancare.org
or call (800) 772-5623.
is a short-term major medical insurance product offered through Student Resources and the MEGA Life and Health Insurance Company. Brochures available in the Student Services Office.