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Welcome to Kern Family Health Care (KFHC), The local health plan for Medi-Cal managed care in Kern County.  KFHC serves all of Kern County (with the exception of Ridgecrest) and is the plan chosen by most members of Medi-Cal in the county of Kern!*

KFHC is committed to providing quality health care to our members and offer services that extend beyond doctor visits.  We offer:

More than 800 health care providers and 10 local hospitals

·         No prior authorization required for urgent care services

·         Member Portal to access your health plan information on-line 24/7

·         A 24-hour Advice Nurse Line and Health Information Library to answer your health care questions 

·         We cover eyeglasses, podiatrists, hearing test provided by an audiologist and speech therapists, and more for our members 21 years of age and older

·         We cover some behavioral health services including:

·         Outpatient services such as psychotherapy, psychological testing, and psychiatric.

·         Alcohol misuse screening services.

·         Behavioral Health Treatment for Autism Spectrum Disorder     

·         We cover chiropractic services when they are provided by Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) and Rural Health Clinics (RHC)

·         Free health education and language interpreter services including sign language

·         Telehealth Services - members can access specialty care services from a primary care provider (PCP) office

·         Transportation assistance 


*According to 2019 Managed Care Min Max Enrollment Reports released by the California Department of Health Care Services.