Centene Corporation To Receive California Medi-cal Contract To Serve Imperial County


Medical symbolEL CENTRO —  The California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) and the Imperial County Board of Supervisors have issued a notification of intent to award California Health and Wellness Plan, a contract to serve approximately 55,000 Medi-Cal beneficiaries in Imperial County, pending finalization of a contract.


Earlier this year, DHCS notified California Health and Wellness Plan of its intent to award a contract for 18 counties under the Medi-Cal Managed Care Rural Expansion program, pending finalization of a contract.  Both of these programs are expected to begin in the second half of 2013.