Coverage for Medicare Beneficiaries

I'm Eligible for Medicare

Cedars-Sinai has served the needs of Medicare beneficiaries since the program began in 1966. Cedars-Sinai is included in both traditional Medicare and Medicare Advantage plans. Coverage also is available for people who have both Medicare and Medi-Cal (dual eligible).

If you have traditional or original Medicare (Part A and/or B), including Medicare supplement insurance (Medigap) plans, you will have coverage for care from Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Marina Del Rey Hospital and many of our doctors.

Part C, also known as Medicare Advantage or a Medicare Health plan, is purchased from a private insurance company and typically organized like an HMO or PPO insurance plan.

Cedars-Sinai participates in the following Medicare Advantage plans:

Call: 310-733-7100
(TTY 310-423-2655)
8 a.m. - 6 p.m., Monday - Friday

With these plans, you must choose a primary care doctor in either the Cedars-Sinai Medical Group or Cedars-Sinai Health Associates, and will be referred to specialists within these groups.

If you are eligible for both Medicare and Medi-Cal, you should do one of two things to ensure coverage for Cedars-Sinai:

  • Opt out of Cal MediConnect and keep the same fee-for-service Medicare benefit that you already have, or
  • Enroll in the Cal MediConnect program through one of the following:
    • L.A. Care Health Cal MediConnect Plan
    • CareMore Cal MediConnect (MMP)
    • CareMore Connect (DSNP)
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