The California Legislature authorized the Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) to establish the Whole-Child Model program. This program will incorporate California Children’s Services (CCS) program covered services into Medi-Cal managed care plans. It means that all CCS and non-CCS services will be authorized or provided by the Medi-Cal managed care plan.
How Will Medi-Cal/Medicaid Cuts Hurt Special Education?
Today, schools in California use $180 million in Medi-Cal/Medicaid to pay for services to students, especially students with disabilities. More than $90 million of this money comes from the federal government. Recent proposals in Congress would cut or cap these federal Medicaid funds.
This pub tells you when a school has to give your child needed medication. It tells you what medications a school can give to your child. It tells you who can give your child their medication. It gives you other information about giving your child medication at school.