How to Apply for MediCal/CMSP

WE ARE NAPA COUNTY

Self Sufficiency Services Health and Human Services Agency

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 Medi-Cal Health Insurance/CMSP

 

 

3 EASY WAYS TO APPLY:

  • ONLINE:  This is the fastest way to apply! Just click here: C4Yourself.com
  • BY MAIL: We can mail you an application: (707) 253-4511 or 1-800-464-4214
  • IN PERSON: We have two convenient locations where you can pick up an application: 

      2751 Napa Valley Corporate Drive in Building A, Napa (Health & Human Services campus)

      4381 Broadway, Suite 101, American Canyon (City Hall building)               

DOCUMENTATION NEEDED TO PROCESS AN APPLICATION:

  • IDENTIFICATION: (Driver's license, California ID card, passport, birth certificates or proof of immigration status) 
     
  • PROOF OF RESIDENCY: (Rent or mortgage receipt or utility bill)

YOU MAY ALSO BE ASKED TO PROVIDE INFORMATION ABOUT

  • PROOF OF INCOME: (Paystubs, Social Security award letter, child support and alimony, unemployment/disability or veterans benefits)
     
  • RESOURCES: (Checking and savings account statements, life insurance, vehicle registrations)

WHAT TO EXPECT AFTER YOU APPLY:

  • Applicants are assigned to a Eligibility Worker
  • A request for more information will be sent out by mail if we did not receive the proper documentation to process your application. 
  • If all of the required documents are received with the application a Notice of Action letter will be received by mail to let you know if benefits have been approved or denied. 
  • Turn-a-round time: Napa County has up to 45 days to process an application for Medi-Cal/CMSP. If the applicant requests a disability determination, the process may take up to 90 days depending upon how quickly the applicant provides information and the doctors and hospitals submit medical records.
  • If the applicant disagrees with any action taken by the County, there is an appeals process known as a State Hearing. Look on the back of the Notice of Action for information on how to request a State Hearing.