About Covered California

About Covered California

Need health insurance? Learn how to enroll in a Covered California™ health plan that allows you to use doctors and services at John Muir Health.  

What Is Covered California?

Starting in January 2014, all Americans will be required to have insurance. Covered California is a marketplace where Californians without insurance can buy an affordable health plan. 

Who Can Enroll? 

If you’re a Californian and do not get health insurance from your employer of another government program, then you may want to consider buying your health plan through Covered California. 

What If I Can’t Afford To Buy A Plan? 

If your income is below a certain level, there are various federal tax credits and subsidies available to lower the cost of health coverage.    

Which Covered California Plans Work With John Muir Health? 

In order to use doctors and services at John Muir Health, you will want to choose one of the following two Covered California plans:  

  • Blue Shield of California PPO
  • Health Net PPO

Visit Covered California or call 1-888-975-1142 to learn more and enroll.

What If I Already Have A Medical Condition?

When you buy your plan through Covered California, you have the peace of mind knowing that you cannot be denied or canceled due to any medical condition that you may currently have, or if you become sick down the road. 


Blue Shield of California is an independent member of the Blue Shield Association.