Gold Coast Health Plan is an independent public entity created by County Ordinance and authorized through Federal Legislation; however, Gold Coast Health Plan is not a county agency. The Ventura County Board of Supervisors approved implementation of a County Organized Health System (COHS) model, transitioning from fee-for-service Medi-Cal to managed care, on June 2, 2009. The purpose of Gold Coast Health Plan is to serve Medi-Cal beneficiaries, enhance the quality of healthcare, provide greater access, improve service and provide choice. The plan provides health benefits to more than 207,000 beneficiaries in Ventura County, California.
Daily Health News Report
Gold Coast Health Plan’s Daily Health News Report is a feature of Kaiser Health News (KHN), a nonprofit news organization committed to in-depth coverage of health care policy and politics. KHN is an editorially-independent program of the Kaiser Family Foundation, a non-profit private operating foundation, based in Menlo Park, Calif., dedicated to producing and communicating the best possible analysis and information on health issues.
To view an archive of these Daily Health News Reports, click here.
KHN’s original content is available to other news organizations and the public free of charge. Neither KHN nor the Kaiser Family Foundation is affiliated with the health insurance company Kaiser Permanente.
Gold Coast Health Plan is committed "To Improving the Health of Our Members Through the Provision of the Best Possible Quality Care and Services." It's not only our mission, it's our responsibility. This Annual Report to the Community is a snapshot of the financial and operational health of the Plan that highlights achievements during our second year of operations.
See the Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2013/2014 here.
See the Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2012/2013 here.