Permanente Medicine in Action

Kaiser Permanente Members Say Video Visits are Convenient and High Quality

Division of Research Spotlight, April 30, 2019 Nine out of 10 Kaiser Permanente members who had a primary-care video visit were confident

Virtual 24/7 Poison Experts

24/7 poison experts are available thanks to TPMG's Regional Toxicology Service, which leverages telemedicine and Kaiser Permanente’s integrated electronic health record.

Permanente Sees Health Care Shift From Hospital To Home

https://www.bloomberg.com November 14, 2018 — 9:25 AM PST Dr. Pat Conolly, Executive Vice President of Information Technology and Chief Information Officer, The

Research in the News

More metastatic prostate cancers found after change in screening guidelines

Division of Research Spotlight, December 10, 2019 In the years after the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommended against PSA-based screening

Body fatness affects chemo dosages, contributing to increased risk of breast cancer death

​Kaiser Permanente research points to the need to consider body composition, not just body size, in planning cancer treatment.

New Kaiser Permanente Study: Both Components of Blood Pressure Important for Heart Health

Division of Research, July 17, 2019 Both systolic and diastolic blood pressures independently predicted the risk of heart attack or stroke in