Kaiser Permanente is recognized as one of America’s leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans. We currently serve more than 10.6 million members in eight states and the District of Columbia.
Founded in 1945, our mission is to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve. Care for members and patients is focused on their total health and guided by their personal physicians, specialists and team of caregivers. Our expert medical teams are supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, care delivery and chronic disease management.
Kaiser Permanente exists to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and to improve the health of our members and the communities we serve.
We are trusted partners in total health, collaborating with people to help them thrive and creating communities that are among the healthiest in the nation.
Fast Facts About Kaiser Permanente
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Care Management Institute
Kaiser Permanente’s Care Management Institute (CMI) synthesizes knowledge about successful clinical approaches in order to create, implement, and evaluate effective and efficient care management programs.
Center for Total Health
Kaiser Permanente’s Center for Total Health is located in Washington D.C. A unique educational venue with interactive touch-screen exhibits, state-of-the-art health technology displays and a conference center, it is a place to talk about health.
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Kaiser Permanente Brand Store
Where do people get those cool Kaiser Permanente caps, Thrive bags, Viva Bien mugs and other gear? Start by looking in the brand store.
Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy
The Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy provides a focus and resources for Kaiser Permanente to better participate in shaping the health policy agenda in the United States.
Kaiser Permanente International
Through Kaiser Permanente International, Kaiser Permanente shares its health care vision and experiences with governments, health plans, and other international organizations striving to improve their health care systems.
Labor Management Partnership
More than 120,000 employees, managers, and physicians jointly determine how care is delivered and work is done in hundreds of Kaiser Permanente facilities.
The Permanente Journal
A peer-reviewed journal of medical science, social science in medicine and medical humanities, the Journal is published quarterly by The Permanente Press. Free full-text access is available online.
The Sidney R. Garfield Health Care Innovation Center
Numerous Kaiser Permanente innovations have been tested and developed in this living health care laboratory, which was founded in 2006.
Total Health Radio
Kaiser Permanente’s Total Health Radio features podcasts of real talk with clinicians, experts and everyday people on the health topics that matter most to you and your family.