The Health Plan of San Mateo Medi-Cal program provides health insurance for low-income families with children who meet the income requirements for Medi-Cal. HPSM Medi-Cal covers preventive services for adults and children in addition to basic medical services. Examples of covered services are:
Families who qualify for “no cost” Medi-Cal, also called full-scope Medi-Cal, receive benefits for free. They are not required to make co-payments for services or monthly payments to keep their coverage. Families who qualify for “share of cost” Medi-Cal, make payments to meet a monthly amount to keep their benefits, and have $1 co-pay for some services.