BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Kern Medical and Adventist Well being introduced a partnership Tuesday geared in the direction of “multiply[ing] the alternatives sufferers have for therapy,” based on a information launch.
With the brand new partnership, the 2 healthcare suppliers goal to increase affected person care and create a stronger community for physicians.
“Too many individuals select to journey out of Kern County to obtain healthcare that they understand is healthier than is offered in Kern County,” mentioned Russell Judd, CEO of Kern Medical. “The present system of care is fragmented and the divided atmosphere of healthcare in Kern County wants to vary.”
The partnership, efficient Jan. 1, 2022, will develop into the most important healthcare coalition in Kern County, based on the discharge. It is going to embody greater than 4,500 healthcare professionals and greater than 1,000 physicians and physicians in coaching.