California Advancing and Innovating Medi‐Cal (CalAIM)

According to the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), California Advancing and Innovating Medi‐Cal (CalAIM) is a long‐term commitment to transform and strengthen Medi‐Cal, offering Californians a more equitable, coordinated, and person‐centered approach to maximizing their health and life trajectory.

DHCS Goals For CalAIM 2

  • Identify and manage comprehensive needs through whole person care approaches and social drivers of health.
  • Improve quality outcomes, reduce health disparities, and transform the delivery system through value-based initiatives, modernization, and payment reform.
  • Make Medi‐Cal a more consistent and seamless system for enrollees to navigate by reducing complexity and increasing flexibility.

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