Pregnancy Related Programs

Presumptive Eligibility Program

  • Provides immediate, temporary medical coverage to encourage early prenatal care for low-income pregnant women.  Family income must be at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.
  • Enrollment must be done through a Qualified Presumptive Eligibility provider.  Once the Presumptive Eligibility period of eligibility is over, the individual must apply for regular Medi-Cal or CalWORKs to continue to receive coverage.  Click here for more information.

Income Disregard and Asset Waiver Program (200% Program)

Postpartum Program

  • A woman who received Medi-Cal benefits on her last day of pregnancy may continue to be eligible to receive pregnancy-related and postpartum services for an additional 60 days beginning on the last day of her pregnancy