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Founded in California more than 40 years ago, Health Net believes every person deserves a safety net for their health, regardless of age, income, employment status or current state of health. That's why we provide health coverage for every stage of life and advance health equity with innovative approaches to care. Today, Health Net's 2,600 employees and 90,000 network providers serve three million members throughout California. We offer an array of health plans, including Medi-Cal, Medicare and individual and family plans. We offer these health plans and other services through Health Net, LLC and its subsidiaries: Health Net of California, Inc., Health Net Life Insurance Company and Health Net Community Solutions, Inc. These entities are wholly owned subsidiaries of Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC), a Fortune 25 company. For more information, visit


  • 4 of 5 Stars earned from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in its annual Star Ratings report
  • Accredited status from the National Committee for Quality Assurance
  • Centene Corporation is a Fortune 25 company

Our Purpose is to transform our community one person at a time

We believe every person deserves a safety net for their health – regardless of age, income, employment status, or current state of health.

We offer plans and services for every stage of life

Whether that means you, your kids or your parents – we are the health plan that covers every stage of life, so you can stay with us even as your health insurance needs change over time.

We are part of the community

We are California’s health plan. We live and work in the communities we serve. Our local networks of doctors and hospitals make it easy for our members to get the care they need when they need it.

Why Choose Health Net?

You deserve health coverage you can count on — coverage that is affordable and gives you choices. That is where we come in. We offer a wide range of plans and pair them with quality doctor networks so you get the coverage you need through every stage of life.

  • Plans for Individuals and Families
  • Group Plans
  • Plans for Medicare Beneficiaries
  • Health Net Medi-Cal

Bridging the Gap Between Healthcare and Technology

In-house doctor visits at the tap of a button

We make this on-call service available to our members 365 days a year. It is available for members for their urgent, primary and preventive care needs.

Digital self-help tools

This online confidential resource provides a variety of self-help tools designed to help empower members become – and stay – mentally and physically healthy.


Our members can use smartphone and tablet apps to confidentially speak with a doctor. That’s convenient when a member’s doctor’s office is closed. Members can connect to a doctor online or via phone 24/7/365 within minutes.

Last Updated: 03/15/2022