Our Story

CaliforniaChoice® has offered a unique approach to small business health insurance since 1996. We package multiple health plans into one, easy to manage, small business solution. CaliforniaChoice isn't a traditional employee benefits program. We're a California Different way to do health care.

The Hallmarks of CaliforniaChoice

Nine Premier Health Plans in One Program. Employees have the freedom to select the one that fits their needs.
Defined Contribution. Employers define their monthly contribution and employees use that dollar amount toward the health plan they like best. 
More Than a Health Care Solution. We offer optional benefits, including Dental, Vision, Chiropractic, Acupuncture and Life.
Smart Decision Technology. Includes the Online Provider Directory, Online Rx Search, Plan Comparison Tool and Online Enrollment. 
Additional Savings Opportunities. Discount offerings on a variety of health and wellness products and services as well as entertainment activities.
Customer Success Service. Our teams are committed to helping all of our customers, from brokers and employers to employees and their families.
 

Our Team

As the only small group private exchange in California, CaliforniaChoice has built a reputation for blazing new trails in the health care industry.
Our leadership team is united by their shared commitment to challenge the standard, embrace technology and, above all, foster customer success.

A Brief History of CaliforniaChoice

  • 1996
    Breaking New Ground

    CaliforniaChoice is founded as the state’s first private group employee choice program.

    New Plans

    CaliforniaChoice welcomes Health Net to the program.

    CaliforniaChoice welcomes Sharp Health Plan to the program.

  • 2002
    The Innovators Award

    CaliforniaChoice earns the Health Insurance Association of America’s Innovators Award for industry advancement.

  • 2003
    New Plans

    CaliforniaChoice welcomes Western Health Advantage to the program.

    New Plans

    CaliforniaChoice welcomes Kaiser Permanente to the program.

  • 2009
    Introducing ChoiceBuilder

    Sister company, ChoiceBuilder, is launched as the first ancillary-only benefits program of its kind.

  • 2010
    A New Partner

    CaliforniaChoice welcomes Anthem Blue Cross to the program.

  • 2014
    A New Partner

    CaliforniaChoice welcomes UnitedHealthcare to the program.

    Online Provider Search

    New online Provider Search tool launches for members.

  • 2015
    Online Enrollment

    CaliforniaChoice launches Online Enrollment, an online solution to benefiting brokers, employers, and employees.

    Automated Choice Profiler

    CaliforniaChoice launches their Automated Choice Profiler, an employee tool for shopping and comparing health plan and benefit options.

    New Plans

    CaliforniaChoice welcomes Sutter Health Plus to the program.

  • 2016
    20 Years of Service

    CaliforniaChoice celebrates its 20th anniversary.

  • 2018
    A CaliforniaChoice Milestone

    CaliforniaChoice has 18,000 employer groups and 300,000+ members.

    A New Partner

    CaliforniaChoice welcomes Oscar to the program.

    Triple Tier Choice

    CaliforniaChoice introduces a Triple Tier choice allowing business owners to offer benefits in Silver, Gold and Platinum metal tiers.

  • 2019
    The ChooseHealthy Program

    CaliforniaChoice adds the ChooseHealthy wellness program to its Member Value Suite of discount products and services available to all members.

    HITRUST Certification

    CHOICE Administrators, parent company to CaliforniaChoice, achieves HITRUST certification in a proactive step to future protect the privacy and security of all customer information.

    The New CaliforniaChoice

    CaliforniaChoice refreshes its brand identity.

  • 2020
    New Plans

    CaliforniaChoice adds Anthem Blue Cross Prudent Buyer full network PPO plans.

    Total Choice

    CaliforniaChoice introduces Total Choice allowing business owners to offer benefits in all four metal tiers.

    Top places to work in Orange County!

    Voted one of the top places to work in Orange County!

  • 2021
    Celebrating 25 years

    CaliforniaChoice celebrates its 25th anniversary.

    New Comparison Tool

    CaliforniaChoice introduces the new Plan Comparison Tool, a tool to easily compare health plans during enrollment.


SUPPORT
Address

721 South Parker, Suite 200
Orange, CA 92868

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm PST

Customer Service

Phone: (800) 558-8003
Fax: (714) 558-8000
Email: CustomerService@CalChoice.com

Sales

Phone: (800) 542-4218
Fax: (800) 500-9088
Email: Sales@CalChoice.com

Department of Insurance License

#0B42994

SUPPORT
Address

721 South Parker, Suite 200
Orange, CA 92868

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm PST

Customer Service

Phone: (800) 558-8003
Fax: (714) 558-8000
Email: CustomerService@CalChoice.com

Sales

Phone: (800) 542-4218
Fax: (800) 500-9088
Email: Sales@CalChoice.com

Department of Insurance License

#0B42994