Medi-Cal Rx: Transitioning Medi-Cal Pharmacy Services From Managed Care To Fee-For-Service Frequently Asked Questions

The linked Frequently Asked Questions document provides additional guidance and clarification to Medi-Cal beneficiaries, providers, plan partners, and other interested parties, regarding the January 2021 transition of Medi-Cal’s pharmacy benefit (collectively referred to as “Medi-Cal Rx”). As the Department of Health Care Services receives additional questions, they will be updating information on their website. For information regarding Medi-Cal Rx, please visit the Department’s dedicated Medi-Cal Rx: Transition website. In addition, general questions regarding Medi-Cal Rx may also be submitted to the Department via email at

You can find the FAQ here as a PDF: MRX_FAQ_11-06-2019