Kaiser Permanente is the highest performing health plan in the nation for breast cancer screening for the sixth year in a row, according to the 2017 National Committee for Quality Assurance’s Quality Compass®.
Chief of Cardiology at Kaiser Permanente, Dr. Tim Jacobson reflects on new hypertension guidelines, which lowered the cutoff reading, and how the news is providing an opportunity to open up a dialog with patients.
Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States has been awarded Multicultural Health Care Distinction from the National Committee for Quality Assurance for addressing racial, ethnic and linguistic disparities in health care.
People with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder received preventive health screenings at rates similar to or higher than people without mental illnesses, according to a Kaiser Permanente study of more than 800,000 patients published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
Women who develop high blood pressure in their 40s could be much more vulnerable to dementia later in life, a new study suggests. Paola Gilsanz, PhD, postdoctoral fellow with the Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research in Oakland, is quoted