The Spotlight on Coverage Bus took a detour through the spectacular Avenue of the Giants between our Ukiah and Fortuna stops. This 31-mile stretch of highway is surrounded by world-famous ancient redwood trees.
One of Open Door’s enrollment counselors, Breanne Olmstead, told an emotional story of a client who had gone for decades without insurance. He was resistant to meeting with her at first because insurance had been out of his reach for so long – he simply had lost hope of ever having health insurance at a price he could afford. When he found out his premiums for a health plan through Covered California would be less than $70 per month, he was so happy and relieved that he cried.
Next up, visits to our partners in Redding, Chico and Yuba City:
- 11:00 a.m. -- Mercy Medical Center (2175 Rosaline Avenue, Redding, CA 96001).
- 2:00 p.m. -- Lynn Bowers Agency (468 Manzanita Avenue, #7, Chico, CA 95926).
- 3:45 -- Ampla Health Yuba City Medical (935 Market Street, Yuba City, CA 95991).