American Rescue Plan Act Postpartum Care Extension Program Has Replaced the PPCE

May 6, 2022

The Provisional Postpartum Care Extension (PPCE) program was suspended on March 31, 2022. Legislature has implemented the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) Postpartum Care Extension (PCE) as an alternative program.

The information found on the Medi-Cal update titled “Provisional Postpartum Care Extension” originally published on July 31, 2020 has been retired.

Updated provider manual sections will be released in a future Medi-Cal Update.