Aged & Disabled, Medically Needy, and Working Disabled Medi-Cal Programs

Medi-Cal is California’s health insurance program for low-income or low-resource individuals, funded jointly through state and federal dollars. There are many different Medi-Cal programs, and each program has different eligibility criteria.

 2024 Medi-Cal Asset Elimination Frequently Asked Questions 

When did the asset limit change happen? California Assembly Bill 133 was signed into law in 2021, which began a process to remove the asset limit for Non-Modified Adjusted Gross Income (Non-MAGI) Medi-Cal programs, including the Long-Term Care, Aged Blind Disabled, Medically Needy and Working Disabled Programs.