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L.A. Care Health Plan

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What We Do

Established in 1997, L.A. Care Health Plan is an independent local public agency created by the state of California to provide health coverage to low-income Los Angeles County residents. We are the nation’s largest publicly operated health plan. Serving more than 1.8 million members in five health plans, we make sure our members get the right care at the right place at the right time.

Health Coverage

We offer a variety of affordable health plans for the diverse communities of Los Angeles. Our health plans provide access to a wide network of local doctors, hospitals and pharmacies.

Community Engagement



Regional Community Advisory Committees



With 11 Regional Community Advisory Committees (RCACs),
health plan members have a voice and keep us connected to the needs of the
people we serve. Members join the RCAC in the region where they live.
Community-based organizations (CBOs) and advocate groups are also welcome to
participate.



Family Resource Centers



Our Family Resource Centers provide free health education
classes, exercise classes or health screenings. Members can also get help with
picking a doctor, making appointments or member information.



Health Promoters



Our Health Promoters program is a grassroots health outreach
and education effort that trains members to discuss health topics with the
public at workshops and health fairs. They provide health-related resources to
people who live in their areas through the use of theater, workshops and health
fairs.



Speakers Bureau



We offer our Speakers Bureau as a free service to
associations and organizations in Los Angeles County to help educate our
community about health care, health care reform, and programs available through
L.A. Care and our partners. Speakers include doctors, nurses, trained health
promoters and other health care experts with a wide range of expertise.



Health Care Partnerships



To help our network providers deliver quality and
compassionate care to our members, we provide them with a variety of tools and
resources, including health education materials, continuing education classes,
and behavioral health resources.

Our support also includes technological advances to promote
effective coordinated care. L.A. Care designed Health Information Technology
Extension Center for Los Angeles (HITEC-LA) to assist all Los Angeles County
health care providers with implementing and meaningful use of electronic health
records.


Our Mission

L.A. Care’s mission is to provide access to quality health care for Los Angeles County's vulnerable and low-income communities and residents and to support the safety net required to achieve that purpose.

Our Vision

A healthy community in which all have access to the health care they need.

Careers

Working at L.A. Care gives you an opportunity to serve your community while pursuing a career at a company that offers:

  • Highly competitive salaries
  • Outstanding medical, dental and vision benefits
  • Life insurance and retirement plans
  • Credit union
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Active Employee Activities Association

L.A. Care is committed to employee training and development, with a special emphasis on quality improvement. Above all, we offer an opportunity to contribute directly to promoting health and preventing disease among the vulnerable populations within the communities of Los Angeles County.