Answer: No. Covered California is a health insurance exchange governed by the State of California. Covered California has the power to regulate the insurance companies who participate in the state exchange. It provides a platform for Californians to get brand-name health insurance under the Affordable Care Act.How are California Health Insurance Brokers paid?
By law, California health insurance agents and brokers are prohibited from charging a fee for their services to consumers. The price of your plan is the same whether you use an agent or not. Health insurance agents and brokers are paid through commissions.