Health care — including coronavirus care and testing — should be affordable for all Californians.
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COVID-19 coverage for all Californians
If you have COVID-19 symptoms or think you were exposed to it, testing is free for you. In all other circumstances, you may have a co-pay.
If you don’t have or recently lost health care coverage, you can get covered. See the Health Care Coverage Options Factsheet to find out how.
Pandemic crisis care in hospitals
California is experiencing a huge surge in COVID-19 cases. This strains staffing and other hospital resources. CDPH has outlined steps hospitals can take to prepare. Read more in the California Crisis Care Continuum Guidelines.
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Insurance and cost
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- California Department of Insurance COVID-19 Information
- California Health and Human Services on Twitter