New health care coverage programs are available in 2014 as part of the federal health care law, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA). 

Open enrollment through Covered California ends March 31, 2014.

Adults who are legal residents with very low incomes who do not have health coverage may qualify for:

  • Expanded Medi-Cal program or
  • Health insurance subsidies under the Health Benefits Exchange known as "Covered California."

See the user friendly Covered California webpage for information or a Cost Estimate Calculator. 

Covered California 

Adults who are currently enrolled in the County Medically Indigent Services Program (CMISP) will receive Notices of Action from the Department of Human Assistance for the new coverage programs. 

See Frequently Asked Questions for more information.



The Department of Human Assistance (DHA) provides eligibility and enrollment assistance for health care programs for low income individuals. 

Enrollment for the new health care programs (expanded Medi-Cal coverage and Covered California) is October 1, 2013 - March 31, 2013. 


            ■   Online at  
            ■   Call 916-874-3100 or 209-744-0499
            ■   In person:

Downtown – 1725 28th Street, Sacramento 95816

Fulton Avenue - 2700 Fulton Avenue, Sacramento 95821

Galt - 210 North Lincoln Way, Galt 95632 

North Highlands - 5747 Watt Avenue, North Highlands 95660

Rancho Cordova - 10013 Folsom Blvd #1, Sacramento 95827

Research Drive -  3960 Research Drive, Sacramento 95838

South Area - 2450 Florin Road, Sacramento 95822

South Area (Bowling Green) – 4433 Florin Road 
                                                      Sacramento 95823

Additional application information is located on the DHA website

Additional information on Medi-Cal can be found at the State Department of Health Care Services’ (DHCS) website.

County Medically Indigent Services Program (CMISP) is a last resort health care program for low income adults meeting eligibility criteria. More information about CMISP eligibility can be found on the CMISP home page.

Medical professionals or organizations interested in providing services to Sacramento County Medically Indigent Services Program (CMISP) patients may contact with the CMISP Provider Relations Unit.  For provider contracting information, call 916-875-9843 or view the following links for more details. 
Service Authorizations
Additional Information
CMISP Contact Information
​Unit Address​ Phone
Case Management​ 616 Micron Ave, Suite 670
Sacramento, CA 95827​
(916) 875-9843
(916) 875-9833 (fax)​
Provider Relations​ 9616 Micron Ave, Suite 670
Sacramento, CA 95827​
(916) 876-5181​
Accounts Payable​ 7001A East Parkway Ste 250
Sacramento, CA 95823​
(916) 875-9742​
Accounts Receivable​ 7001A East Parkway Ste 250
Sacramento, CA 95823​
(916) 875-9743​
Eligibility​ 4600 Broadway, Suite 2600
Sacramento, CA 95820​
(916) 874-9238​

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