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Jan 28, 2014, 10:10 ET Kaiser Permanente Announces Partnership with Stafford Hospital

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States has entered into an agreement with Stafford Hospital to offer Kaiser members access to the award-winning ...


Dec 04, 2013, 10:22 ET 128 Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group Physicians Honored as 'Super Doctors' by The Washington Post Magazine

One hundred twenty-eight Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group physicians were recognized as "Super Doctors" by The Washington Post Magazine in its...


Dec 04, 2013, 03:35 ET Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group Physicians Named Among the Elite by Baltimore Magazine in 2013 "Top Doctors" Issue

Twenty-nine Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group physicians were recognized as "Top Doctors" by Baltimore Magazine in its November issue. The annual ...


Nov 05, 2013, 01:50 ET Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group Receives 2013 AMGA Acclaim Award

The Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group is the Honoree the American Medical Group Association's (AMGA) Acclaim Award. (Photo:...


Oct 22, 2013, 01:23 ET Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Ranks Number 1 in the Nation on Five HEDIS Measures

Yolanda "Lonny" Catalan is a breast cancer survivor. As a Kaiser Permanente member, Lonny has a physician who carefully tracks her preventive care...


Oct 16, 2013, 03:07 ET Kaiser Permanente's Medicare Plan in Mid-Atlantic States Receives the Highest Possible Rating in the Nation for the Second Straight Year

Kaiser Permanente has announced that its Medicare health plan in the Mid-Atlantic States has again received an overall rating of 5 stars, the highest ...


Sep 24, 2013, 12:07 ET Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Highest Rated Health Plan in the Region

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States has been named the highest-ranked Commercial and Medicare health plan in Maryland, Virginia, and...


Jul 08, 2013, 01:25 ET Expanded Wing of Kaiser Permanente's Largo Medical Center Now Open

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, an award-winning not-for-profit health plan and care provider, opened the doors to its newly expanded...


Apr 17, 2013, 03:12 ET Kaiser Permanente Opens New 130,000-Square-Foot Medical Center in Halethorpe, Maryland

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, an award-winning not-for-profit health plan and care provider, opened the doors to its new South...


Mar 14, 2013, 03:32 ET Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Ranks Highest in J.D. Power and Associates Member Satisfaction Study in Region Five Years in a Row

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States announced today that its members have rated the organization's health plan highest in member...


Oct 15, 2012, 03:10 ET Kaiser Permanente Receives Highest Possible Rating for Medicare Plan in Mid-Atlantic Region

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services announced today that the Kaiser Permanente Medicare plan in the Mid-Atlantic region earned five stars,...


Oct 08, 2012, 04:30 ET Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States ranked #1 in the country on 4 HEDIS® measures of clinical excellence

For 2012, Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States ranked #1 in the country on four HEDIS® (the Healthcare Effectiveness Data and Information...


Oct 03, 2012, 04:58 ET Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Named Highest Rated Health Plan in the Region

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States has been named the highest-rated Commercial and Medicare health plan in Maryland, Virginia, and...


Aug 20, 2012, 12:18 ET Kaiser Permanente Opens State-of-the-Art Medical Center in McLean, Virginia

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, a leading not-for-profit health plan and care provider, opened the doors to its new Tysons Corner...


May 11, 2012, 02:15 ET Kaiser Permanente to Co-Host Screening with Prince George's Health Department and Community Health Advocacy Groups; Discussion of HBO's THE WEIGHT OF THE NATION Documentary

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States is spearheading a regional public education campaign to improve health in local communities by...


Mar 19, 2012, 11:47 ET Kaiser Permanente Opens New Medical Center in Gaithersburg, Maryland

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, a leading not-for-profit health plan and care provider, opens the doors to its new Gaithersburg Medical ...


Feb 29, 2012, 01:52 ET Kaiser Permanente Continues Large-Scale Expansion Across the Mid-Atlantic

Kaiser Permanente, a leading not-for-profit health plan and care provider recognized for its outstanding quality and convenient access by the...


Feb 16, 2012, 09:15 ET Kaiser Permanente Grants $7 Million in 2011 for Community Health in Mid-Atlantic

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, a leading not-for-profit health plan and care provider, announced that its charitable contributions...


Feb 09, 2012, 12:52 ET Northern Virginia Magazine Awards 90 Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group Physicians with "Top Doctors" Honor

Kaiser Permanente celebrates Northern Virginia Magazine's recognition of 90 Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group physicians as "Top Doctors" in...


Jan 30, 2012, 04:42 ET Montgomery County Public Schools and Kaiser Permanente Celebrate Results of MCPS on the Move Fitness Competition

Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) and Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States recently recognized MCPS employees for their outstanding...


Jan 24, 2012, 10:11 ET Nearly 9 Million Kaiser Permanente Health Records Securely Available on Mobile Devices

Kaiser Permanente already has the largest electronic medical record system in the world. Today, the health care organization announced that 9 million ...


Jan 10, 2012, 10:00 ET Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Hosts Free Health and Wellness Open Houses on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

On Monday, January 16, 2012, Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States will host two community health and wellness open house events from 10:00...


Dec 14, 2011, 12:05 ET Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Highest Scoring HMO Plan According to Maryland Health Care Commission 2011 Report

Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States is the highest scoring health maintenance organization (HMO) in the Maryland Health Care Commission's...


Dec 06, 2011, 05:16 ET Port Towns Community Health Partnership Distributes $200,000 Grant to Reduce High Rates of Obesity and Chronic Illness in Prince George's County, Md.

The Port Towns Community Health Partnership (PTCHP) is using a portion of a $200,000 grant to seed projects that will increase access to healthy...


Nov 17, 2011, 02:37 ET Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States Awards Over $285,000 in Grants to Improve Food Security, Obesity Rates in Prince George's County Community

Total health organization, Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, has awarded $198,000 and $89,200 to Engaged Community Offshoots, Inc. (ECO...