L.A. Care Health Plan, the nation’s largest publicly operated health plan, will host a healthcare enrollment fair at Faithful Central Bible Church on March 22, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Los Angeles County residents will have the opportunity to enroll in L.A. Care Coveredä, the organization’s Covered California qualified health insurance plan for Los Angeles County. This event is free to attend and open to those seeking to enroll in health care insurance before the second enrollment deadline, March 31.
California residents who wish to enroll in L.A. Care Covered after the March 31 deadline will have to wait until October 15 to enroll. The enrollment fair will feature the L.A. Care Covered Healthy Pavilion, where certified enrollment counselors will be on-site for free one-on-one assistance to help community members explore new health insurance options. L.A. Care Covered currently provides quality health care to more than one million residents in Los Angeles County.
In order to enroll, individuals must bring their social security number, last income tax return and proof of citizenship or legal residency information. In addition to enrolling, attendees will have an opportunity to enjoy free, fun-filled activities such as face painting, balloon twisting and an art workshop for all ages hosted by local educator and artist Teresa Tolliver.
Faithful Central Bible Church is located at 321 N. Eucalyptus Ave in Inglewood, Calif. Free parking is available in the church’s parking lot. Appointments are encouraged by calling (855) 222-4239. For more information on L.A. Care visit www.lacare.org or follow us on social media at www.twitter.com/LACareHealth and http://www.facebook/LACareHealth.
About L.A. Care
L.A. Care Health Plan (Local Initiative Healthy Authority of Los Angeles County) is a public entity and community-accountable healthy plan-serving residents of Los Angeles County through a variety of programs including L.A. Covered™ Medi-Cal, L.A. Care’s Healthy Kids, L.A. Care Healthy Plan, Medicare Advantage HMO and PASC-SEIU Homecare Workers Healthy Care Plan. L.A. Care is a leader in developing new programs through innovative partnerships designed to provide healthy coverage to vulnerable populations and to support the safety net. With more than one million members, L.A. Care is the nation’s largest publicly operated health plan.