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Public Safety Power Shutoffs

Important information about public safety power shutoffs

For more information visit:

PG&E Website
Southern California Edison Website

IMPORTANT: If PG&E or Southern California Edison needs to turn off electricity in an area for safety, all customers who receive power in that area will be affected.

Fight the Flu! 2021

Bakersfield Family Medical Center / Heritage Physician Network members may receive their 2021 flu vaccination on the following dates:

BFMC/HPN Main Campus
4580 California Avenue, 2nd Floor, Bakersfield, CA 93309
Beginning September 20, 2021
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Call to schedule your appointment: (661) 846-4522

BFMC/HPN Main Campus - Pediatric Department
4580 California Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93309
September 20, 2020 - November 26, 2021
Every Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Call to schedule your appointment: (661) 846-4522
Please bring your child’s immunization card

Oak Tree Medical Group
432 South Mill Street, Tehachapi, CA 93561
Beginning September 20, 2021
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Call to schedule your appointment: (661) 846-4522

BFMC/HPN Kern Valley
4308 Birch Street, Lake Isabella, CA 93240
Wednesday, October 6, 2021, 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Thursday, October 7, 2021, 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Call to schedule your appointment: (661) 846-4522
These clinics are open to members of BFMC/HPN only.

BFMC/HPN Health Watch Magazine – Summer 2021

The Summer 2021 Health Watch Magazine is now available! Featured articles include:

COVID-19 Vaccine: What You Need To Know
Navigating Through Our Network: Understanding the Referral and Authorization Process
BFMC/HPN Quality Improvement Program
Rollin' Thru the Drive-Thru: Senior Coffee Club and Arts and Crafts

Click here to read!
BFMC/HPN Health Watch is published as a community service for friends and members of Bakersfield Family Medical Center / Heritage Physician Network.

COVID-19 Vaccine

Your best protection from COVID-19 will be a combination of getting a COVID-19 vaccine, wearing a mask, staying at least 6 feet away from others, avoiding crowds, and washing your hands often. No one tool alone is going to stop the pandemic.

Learn about the benefits of COVID-19 vaccination so you’ll be ready when a vaccine is recommended: https://www.

Fight the Flu! 2020

Bakersfield Family Medical Center / Heritage Physician Network members may receive their 2020 flu vaccination on the following dates:

BFMC/HPN Main Campus
4580 California Avenue, 2nd Floor, Bakersfield, CA 93309
Beginning September 14, 2020
Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Call to schedule your appointment: (661) 846-4522

BFMC/HPN Main Campus - Pediatric Department
4580 California Avenue, Bakersfield, CA 93309
September 18, 2020 - November 20, 2020
Every Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Call to schedule your appointment: (661) 846-4522
Please bring your child’s immunization card

Oak Tree Medical Group
432 South Mill Street, Tehachapi, CA 93561
Beginning September 14, 2020
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Call to schedule your appointment: (661) 846-4522

BFMC/HPN Kern Valley
4308 Birch Street, Lake Isabella, CA 93240
Monday, September 14, 2020, 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Monday, September 21, 2020, 8:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Call to schedule your appointment: (661) 846-4522
These clinics are open to members of BFMC/HPN only.

Coronavirus Prevention (COVID-19)

The majority of people exposed to COVID-19 only experience minor to moderate symptoms. Symptoms? Please call first at 661-616-9764 before entering a BFMC service site.

Bakersfield Family Medical Center is waiving cost-sharing for medically necessary screening and testing for COVID-19 for HMO members.