About the Plan
Kern Legacy Health Plan is a health plan option offered to County of Kern Employees and Retirees under the age of 65.
"Network Plus" allows Kern Legacy to provide members with an Exclusive Provider (EPO) modeled health plan with an additional
Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) benefit allowing for options that aren’t normally offered in a traditional EPO.
At the core of the EPO network is Kern Medical one of the County’s local premier teaching hospitals providing a wide variety of services, some of which
are not available anywhere else in our community. Kern Medical is not only improving services and making transformations to the inside of the hospital; services
are expanding to other Bakersfield locations, making accessing services more convenient.
Kern Legacy Health Plan “Network Plus” provides expansive benefits without limiting your options or making you pay a higher premium for services you aren’t using.