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Types of care in California

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Optum is a leading medical group in California

Personalized care for you and your family

We can help you and your whole family with all types of medical needs. Our medical care services include: 

  • Primary care for ongoing care, checkups, minor injuries and illnesses  
  • Specialty care for outpatient surgery, chronic (long-term) health conditions or problems that need more than primary care  
  • Urgent care for when your doctor isn’t available and you don’t have a true emergency
  • Virtual care to see a provider from the comfort of your home

Senior care

If you need an Annual Wellness Visit, in-home care or preventive care to keep you healthy and independent, we can help. 

Questions about medical care services

If you have questions about our services, get patient support.

If you need emergency care, dial 911 or go to the nearest emergency room (ER).

If you need non-emergency care in a hospital or care with a hospitalist, you can learn more about our affiliated hospitals by calling 1-877-267-8861, TTY 711. 

Care services we offer for seniors

Our goal is to help you stay healthy and independent.


Medicare Annual Wellness Visits (AWVs)

Talk with your primary care doctor about getting your AWV as part of your personalized care plan.


Virtual visits

Meet with your doctor using a computer, smartphone or tablet. It’s a safe, simple way to get care wherever you are.


Advance care planning

We can help you create an advance care plan (an advance directive) to state how you want to be cared for if you can’t speak for yourself.


Patient support

We’re available by phone and chat to answer your insurance, billing and other non-medical questions.


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ER, urgent care or your doctor?

If you’re feeling sick or hurt, it’s important to understand whether to visit the emergency room (ER), go to urgent care or see your doctor. In this video, we help you choose the right place and make sure you’re getting care at the right cost. 

Optum patient portal

With our patient portal, you can send a message, pay your bill, request medicine refills and more. Take care of your health, all from the comfort of home.

*Types of care and online services vary by location. Check with your doctor’s office or health plan for specific information.