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Health Promotion Interventions for Low-Income Californians Through Medi-Cal Managed Care Plans, 2012


Figure. Number of Medi-Cal managed care plans that have a general health promotion intervention or a health promotion intervention with the greatest impact on health, by behavior or disease category, California, 2012. Twenty of 21 managed care plans responded to an online survey.

Behavior or Disease Category Have a Health Promotion Intervention, n Have a Health Promotion Intervention With Greatest Impact, n
Healthful eating 20 18
Physical activity 20 15
Overweight or obesity prevention 19 17
Breastfeeding 19 12
Weight management 18 14
Diabetes management 18 14
Type 2 diabetes prevention 16 12
Asthma management 15 12
Cardiovascular disease prevention 15 9
Drug abuse prevention 12 5
Cardiovascular disease management 11 5
Alcohol abuse prevention 11 4
Total 194 137

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