Kern family health care providers

But in order to receive plan-approved care, you have to choose a primary care provider (PCP) who accepts Kern Family Health Care (KFHC). If you have not selected a PCP on your enrollment form, KFHC will automatically assign you to a PCP. Following the steps for selecting and changing your PCP is easy.

Who is Kern family health care provider?

But in order to receive plan-approved care, you have to choose a primary care provider (PCP) who accepts Kern Family Health Care (KFHC). If you have not selected a PCP on your enrollment form, KFHC will automatically assign you to a PCP. Following the steps for selecting and changing your PCP is easy.

Are there any health care services that are not approved by the health care plan?

Certain providers or hospitals do not provide some plan-approved services that you or a family member may need. These could include: Family planning. Contraceptive services, including emergency contraception. Sterilization, including tubal ligation.

How can I log in to my Kern family health care account?

Members can also log in to their Member Portal account by clicking “Member Portal” at www.kernfamilyhealthcare.com to use many helpful self-service tools available to them. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding! We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

What is Kern health systems?

Kern Health Systems (KHS), the Local Initiative for Medi-Cal Managed Care, is the largest health plan in Kern County. Through our Kern Family Health Care product, KHS began providing medical care to our members in July of 1996.

Who is plan member?

As a plan member, you have access to highly qualified providers as well as hospitals and pharmacies near you. But in order to receive plan-approved care, you have to choose a primary care provider (PCP) who accepts Kern Family Health Care (KFHC).

How do I Choose Kern family health care?

Fill out a Medi-Cal Choice Form. Fill out this form to select KFHC as your health plan. If you need a form, contact Health Care Options (HCO) at 661.633.7201 or 800.430.4263. Follow the instructions and answer every question on the form. Choose Kern Family Health Care on your Medi-Cal Choice Form.

Who must be assigned to PCP?

Each enrolled family member must be assigned to a PCP. Families may choose different providers for each enrolled family member. Plan members cannot choose a specialist as their PCP. In most instances,* you need a referral from your PCP and KFHC approval to see a specialist.