CareAdvantage Cal MediConnect Plan (Medicare-Medicaid Plan) 2020

CareAdvantage CMC 2020

CareAdvantage is a health insurance program that combines Medicare and Medi-Cal into one comprehensive, convenient plan. It also provides extra benefits and is available to eligible HPSM Medi-Cal members.

Who is eligible

You can join CareAdvantage if you:

  • Live in San Mateo County
  • Have Medicare Parts A & B and
  • Have full-scope Medi-Cal

Most people 65 or older living in San Mateo County can join. 

What is covered

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More than 5,000 providers to choose from – and you can keep your doctors and specialists (restrictions may apply)

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Unlimited taxi rides to approved health care appointments

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Vision care, including annual eye exam and $100 towards eyewear every other year

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Prescription drug coverage – low or no co-pays

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No co-pays for:

  •  Doctor visits
  •  Medical & preventative services
  •  Hospital care
  •  ER visits / Urgent care
  •  Mental health services
  •  Physical & occupational therapy
  •  Long-term nursing home care
  •  Access to special programs like Community-Based Adult Services & home-health “house calls” ” (restrictions may apply)

Ready to Join?

Call a licensed CareAdvantage Medicare Specialist

Toll free: 1-888-252-3153 Local: 650-616-1500

TTY: 1-800-735-2929 or dial 7-1-1

Hours: Monday–Friday 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.


CareAdvantage Cal MediConnect Plan (Medicare-Medicaid Plan) is a health plan that contracts with both Medicare and Medi-Cal to provide benefits of both programs to enrollees. Limitations and restrictions may apply. For more information, call the CareAdvantage Unit or read the CareAdvantage Member Handbook.

Benefits and co-pays may change on January 1 of each year.

If you speak other languages other than English, language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. Call 1-866-880-0606 (TTY: 1-800-735-2929). (Download this statement in multiple languages.)


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Page updated September 24, 2019