Medical insurance for Ukrainian refugees

by Yanina Makoviy

Ukrainian Humanitarian Parolees (UHPs) are eligible for Medi-Cal and other public benefits. 

To refugees to be seen at the Refugee Clinic at FHCSD, they need to first make an application to Medi-Cal. FHCSD has Enrollment Specialists that will assist with making the application to Medi-Cal. They can be reached at (619) 515-2363. Please click this link for more information:

Once the application to Medi-Cal for the UHP has been submitted, we can schedule you for a visit. Please see the process outlined below. 

Send an email to and include the following documents for each person:

  • Confirmation of application submission to Medi-Cal
  •  I-94 
  • I-130, I-131, I-134 (if they have it)
  • Scanned or photo of their first page of passport 
  • Any USA stamps in passport (scanned or photo)
  • First and Last Name
  • Date of Birth 
  • Gender
  • Address and Phone Number 

Once the health screening/assessment is completed, the UHPs will have the option to be connected ongoing care at FHCSD. 

Please let us know if you have any questions.

You can reach us by email:

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