California’s poor continue to face month long waits in getting state health coverage. FM 89’s Diana Aguilera reports how a young couple in Fresno County is dealing with the backlog.
Paola Martinez and her husband Irving Toscano thought they had done everything right to get health care coverage.
They made sure they met the Medi-Cal eligibility requirements, they filled out the paperwork and signed up through the Covered California website at the end of March.
But ever since then, they’ve been waiting.