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California Health and Human Services Agency

The California Health and Human Services Agency oversees departments, boards, and offices that provide a wide range of health care services, social services, mental health services, alcohol and drug treatment services, public health services, income assistance, and services to people with disabilities.

Affordable Health Care Coverage

We are committed to making health care affordable and accessible for Californians. The Affordable Care Act is an excellent opportunity to improve access to and contain the costs of health care. Covered California, California’s Health Benefit Exchange, is a new marketplace in which people will be able to purchase comprehensive and affordable health care coverage for themselves, their families, and their small businesses.

Covered CA California Health Benefit Exchange
     To Apply for Coverage                              To Follow the Covered California Board

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CHHS Open Data Portal​

With a Goal of Improving the Health of Californians, Open DataFest II Will Feature Prominent Thought Leaders and Focus on Catalyzing Innnovation​​

SACRAMENTO – Some of the country’s leading authorities on health, human services and “open data” – and on the vital, growing connections among those fields – will convene here next week to explore ways of utilizing cutting-edge technologies and statewide information-sharing to tangibly improve the well-being of California’s residents.​..