Medi-Cal Plans Accepted

UC San Diego Medical Center and UC San Diego Medical Group accept Medi-Cal fee-for-service (FFS) and contracts with the following Medi-Cal managed care plans.

  • Medi-Cal FFS
  • Aetna (specialty referrals only, no primary care access)
  • Anthem Blue Cross AIM (Access for Infants and Mothers) HMO
  • California Health and Wellness (specialty referrals only, no primary care access)
  • Care 1st Medi-Cal HMO (Primary and specialty; Primary limited to HIV patients only) 
  • Community Health Group (CHG) Medi-Cal  HMO (Specialty)*
  • Community Health Group (CHG) Medicare/Medi-Cal (Dual eligible) HMO (Specialty)*
    *As of 7/15/14, UC San Diego is no longer able to accept CHG insurance for first-time primary care appointments. 
  • Health Net – As of 1/1/15, UC San Diego is not longer able to accept Health Net Medi-Cal, but may accept specialty care referrals when authorized by Health Net.
  • Inland Empire Health Plan(specialty referrals only, no primary care access)
  • Molina Medi-Cal*
    *As of August 2016, UC San Diego is no longer able to accept Molina Medi-Cal for first-time primary care appointments but is accepting specialty care referrals.
  • Molina Medicare/Medi-Cal (Dual eligible)*
    *As of August 2016, UC San Diego is no longer able to accept Molina Medicare/Medi-Cal for first-time primary care appointments but is accepting specialty care referrals.
  • UnitedHealthCare (specialty referrals only, no primary care access)

UC San Diego Medical Center and UC San Diego Medical Group are contracted with most major insurance plans. If you do not see the name of your insurance plan listed above, and you require specialty care, see your primary care physician and request an authorization to UC San Diego for specialty services.