Today, the Medi-Cal Program offers a paradox: aged and disabled beneficiaries who would benefit the most from the improved health care that can come from receiving coordinated care have largely been excluded from Medi-Cal managed care. To improve health care for this group and reduce Medi-Cal expenditures, we recommend shifting an estimated 330,000 aged or disabled persons from the fee-for-service system to Medi-Cal managed care.
Better Care Reduces Health Care Costs for Aged and Disabled PersonsReport Feb 18, 2004
[PDF] Analysis of the 2004-05 Budget Bill, Health and Social Services ChapterReport Feb 19, 2003
[PDF] Analysis of the 2003-04 Budget Bill, Health and Social Services Chapter