Share of Cost Issues

Wednesday, Jun. 19th 2019 9:50 AM

Question: What can I do if I have a problem with my share of cost?

Reply: You can complain if you think that you have a problem with your share of cost:

• If you should be getting free Medi-Cal
• If your Share of Cost is too high
• The county is not allowing you to use one of your bills to meet your Share of Cost.

To Complain

  1. Tell your Medi-Cal worker what the problem is and ask the worker
    to explain in writing why you have the Share of Cost or why the
    bill cannot be used to meet your Share of Cost. Also ask what law
    Medi-Cal based its decision on.
  2. Ask for a fair hearing. A fair hearing gives you the chance to
    question Medi-Cal’s decision about your bill. Call 1-800-952-5253
    to get a fair hearing. Calls to this number are free.
  3. You can also ask to speak to your county worker’s supervisor. If
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