Health Insurance Guide

Your Path to the Right Care

At MemorialCare Health System, our mission is to improve the health and well-being of individuals, families and our communities through innovation and the pursuit of excellence. Everyone in our community should be able to access extraordinary health care. That’s why we accept a wide array of health plans including but not limited to employer, individual and family, senior, Covered California, Medicare and Medi-Cal plans. View a list of accepted plans at our hospitals and medical groups – MemorialCare Medical Group and Greater Newport Physicians.

Navigating Your Health Insurance Options

With the passing of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) the health insurance landscape is changing. Starting in 2014, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) requires most Americans to have health insurance. There are a variety of ways to enroll in coverage, let us help you understand more about your options and access to great care.

Take the time to understand the benefits covered under each health plan.

  • Will you be able to see your physician of choice?
  • Is your preferred local hospital contracted with your new health plan? In addition, is the local hospital of your choice in an affordable cost tier?
  • Are they part of an integrated health system that provides patients with quality care and convenient access to sophisticated technology and advanced treatments?

How are you insured or seeking coverage?