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Kern Legacy Classic Choice Plan

Member Services  ♦  Kern Legacy Classic Choice

Announcements

01/19/22   Updated Pharmacy Benefits
10/15/18   The POS Plan will now be known as Kern Legacy Classic Choice
12/23/15   Anthem Blue Cross Provider Search
To search as a member, log in using your Username and Password or enter KEK (the first three characters of your POS Plan member ID number) in the "Identification number or alpha prefix" input area and press "continue".
2/13/2015   Anthem Data Breach
 
Member Overview

Kern Legacy Classic Choice Employee Medical Plan is the County's oldest and most fully featured employee medical plan option. Kern Legacy Classic Choice uses the expansive Anthem network and is the only plan to include both in-network and out-of-network coverage. For those employees or dependents not residing in Kern County, Kern Legacy Classic Choice also offers statewide and nationwide coverage through the Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Cross/Blue Shield networks.

Plan administrators are:

Medical Benefits

Note: For information on dental and vision coverage, visit Kern County Health Benefits

Active Employee Benefits - Local (click to expand/hide)

 

Active Employee Benefits - Out of Area (OOA) (click to expand/hide)

 

Retiree Benefits - Local (click to expand/hide)

 

Retiree Benefits - Out of Area (OOA) (click to expand/hide)

 

Prescription Benefits
Overview
 

Prescription benefits for Kern Legacy Classic Choice are administered by WellDyne.

WellDyne Website

WellDyne Universal Formulary  (PDF)

A list of the most commonly-prescribed drugs covered by the Plan. Medications listed in all CAPS are considered Brand.

Specialty medications are provided by WellDyne Specialty Pharmacy.

WellDyne Specialty Pharmacy

The POS prescription benefit includes generic, brand-name, and specialty medications. POS members can fill their prescriptions at Kern Medical pharmacies at reduced copays for generic and preferred name-brand medications and, through the POS Plan’s Over-the-Counter (OTC) prescription benefit, you can also receive some OTC non-sedating antihistamines (NSA) and Proton Pump Inhibitor (PPI) medications for $0 copay with a physician’s prescription.

Mail Order/Home Delivery Program
 

Mail Order Frequently Asked Questions

Mail Order Registration and New Prescription Order Form  (PDF)

Mail Order Specialty Prescription Form  (PDF)

Other Documents & Forms
 

WellDyne Prescription Drug Claim Form  (PDF)

Use this form to be reimbursed for each prescription that you purchased without your prescription card. You will be reimbursed network pharmacy rates, less co-pays.

WellDyne Healthy Steps program for managing diabetes  (PDF)

Copays
 
POS Prescription Benefit copays - Active Employees
Prescription - Retail
30-day supply at a pharmacy:
     $5 Generic
    $15 Preferred Name-Brand *
    $30 Non-Preferred Name-Brand *

90-day supply at CVS Pharmacy
     $0 Generic
     $15 Preferred Name-Brand *
     $30 Non-Preferred Name-Brand *
Prescription - Mail order 90-day supply at WellDyne Mail Order Pharmacy:
     $0 Generic
     $15 Preferred Name-Brand *
     $30 Non-Preferred Name-Brand *
POS Prescription Benefit copays - Retirees
Prescription - Retail
30-day supply at a pharmacy:
     $5 Generic
    $25 Preferred Name-Brand *
    $40 Non-Preferred Name-Brand *

90-day supply at CVS Pharmacy
     $0 Generic
     $25 Preferred Name-Brand *
     $40 Non-Preferred Name-Brand *
Prescription - Mail order 90-day supply at WellDyne Mail Order Pharmacy:
     $0 Generic
     $25 Preferred Name-Brand *
     $40 Non-Preferred Name-Brand *

If no generic available. Higher cost if generic is available.

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