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  • Transgender Health: Delivering a Full Spectrum of Care

Transgender Health: Delivering a Full Spectrum of Care

Providing transgender and gender-nonconforming patients and their families with high-quality, culturally responsive care in a welcoming and supportive environment.

Kaiser Permanente Northern California Health Plans Receive High Ratings From NCQA

“We are proud of this remarkable accomplishment. It is a testament to the clinical excellence of our physicians and staff,” said Richard S. Isaacs, MD, CEO and executive director of The Permanente Medical Group.

Rare Cancer Carefully Tracked and Treated

The miniregistry used by a testicular cancer panel of urologists and oncologists helps provide the most consistent and expert-level care for every single person with testicular cancer at Kaiser Permanente Northern California.

Research in the News

A Better Way to Assess Ovarian Cancer Risk

A new study that estimates the risk for ovarian cancer helps doctors and patients make better choices on whether surgery or ultrasound monitoring is the best option.

Mortality from Colorectal Cancer Declines 52 Percent in Region

KP Northern California members are 52 percent less likely to die from colorectal cancer since TPMG launched a comprehensive, integrated screening program, according to a recent study.

“Catch-up” HPV Vaccination Works for Females up to Age 20 Years at First Dose, Not Older Ages

Kaiser Permanente study confirms recommendations for catch-up HPV vaccination with three doses in females aged 15 to 20, but not when started at or after age 21.