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May 18, 2018, 09:00 ET Kaiser Permanente Announces $200 Million Impact Investment, Partners with U.S. Mayors and CEOs to Address Housing Stability

Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest integrated health system, announced an impact investing commitment today of up to $200 million through its...


May 16, 2018, 11:00 ET Greater Burden of Atrial Fibrillation Linked to Higher Stroke Risk

Among people with intermittently recurring atrial fibrillation who are not taking anti-blood-clotting medications, those whose hearts were in...


May 14, 2018, 12:01 ET Web-Based Interventions Can Improve Parents' Attitudes About Benefits of Vaccination

Providing parents accurate clinical information about vaccines through a website, and providing access to vaccine experts can help improve parents'...


Apr 19, 2018, 12:00 ET Kaiser Permanente Teams with Professional BusinessWomen of California to Empower Female Career Development

Kaiser Permanente is the headline sponsor of the 2018 Professional BusinessWomen of California conference on April 24, continuing its deep commitment ...


Apr 18, 2018, 11:00 ET Kaiser Permanente Releases Results of Decade-long Community Health Efforts

Over the past decade, Kaiser Permanente has used different aspects of its Healthy Eating Active Living (or HEAL) initiative to improve health...


Apr 18, 2018, 10:00 ET Personalized Letter Improves Pregnancy Weight for Women with Gestational Diabetes

Women with gestational diabetes who received a tailored letter with personalized weight gain recommendations were significantly more likely to meet...


Apr 16, 2018, 12:01 ET Transgender Youth More Often Diagnosed With Mental Health Conditions

Transgender and gender-nonconforming youth are diagnosed with mental health conditions much more frequently than young people who identify with the...


Apr 16, 2018, 03:01 ET Study Examines Maternal Metabolic Factors and Early-Onset Puberty

In a study of more than 15,000 girls and their mothers — all Kaiser Permanente members in Northern California — maternal overweight and hyperglycemia ...


Apr 13, 2018, 12:00 ET Kaiser Permanente and NBA All-Star Stephen Curry Team Up to Promote Importance of Mental Resilience

Kaiser Permanente and two-time NBA MVP Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors have teamed up for a televised message about how mental resilience...


Apr 09, 2018, 12:00 ET Kaiser Permanente Commits $2 Million to Gun Injury Prevention Research

Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest integrated health system, is investing $2 million in research to prevent gun injuries and death. This initial ...


Apr 03, 2018, 03:00 ET In Reducing Deaths from Heart Disease and Stroke, Kaiser Permanente Outpaces Nation

Death rates from heart disease and stroke in adults under age 65 are lower and dropping faster for Kaiser Permanente members in Northern California...


Apr 02, 2018, 03:15 ET Dave Underriner Named President of Kaiser Permanente Hawaii Region

Kaiser Permanente announced today that Dave Underriner is the new president of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals of Hawaii. With more than...


Mar 26, 2018, 11:00 ET Children With Autism and Their Younger Siblings Less Likely to Be Fully Vaccinated

Children with autism and their younger siblings are significantly less likely to be fully vaccinated than the general population, according to new...


Mar 26, 2018, 08:44 ET Kaiser Permanente and Tim Shriver Kick Off 100 Day Countdown to 2018 Special Olympics USA Games

As the official health partner for the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games, Kaiser Permanente Washington welcomes Tim Shriver, international chairman of...


Feb 14, 2018, 04:36 ET Kaiser Permanente Named First CMS Health Equity Award Recipient

Kaiser Permanente, the nation's largest integrated health system, has received the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' inaugural Health Equity...


Feb 12, 2018, 01:00 ET Some Racial/Ethnic Groups Have Greater Chance of Developing High Blood Pressure Regardless of Weight or Where They Live

People who are African-American, American Indian/native Alaskan, Asian, or native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islanders have a significantly greater...


Feb 09, 2018, 04:15 ET Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals Report 2017 Financial Results

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc., Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and their respective subsidiaries (KFHP/H) across all eight regions, including the...


Feb 08, 2018, 12:01 ET Only One-Third of Patients Diagnosed with Depression Start Treatment, Kaiser Permanente Study Finds

Despite the wide availability of effective treatments for depression and a growing effort nationwide to detect and begin treating depression during...


Feb 05, 2018, 11:00 ET Patients with Kidney Disease Receiving Heart Defibrillators at Greater Risk of Hospitalization

In a study of nearly 6,000 community-based patients with chronic kidney disease and heart failure, the use of implantable cardioverter defibrillators ...


Jan 19, 2018, 12:01 ET Kaiser Permanente Study Finds Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Is Cost-Effective for Teens Who Decline Antidepressants

Cognitive behavioral therapy (or CBT) delivered in a primary care setting is a cost-effective way to treat adolescents with depression who decline or ...


Jan 18, 2018, 12:13 ET Kaiser Permanente Unveils Fitness Zone in Georgetown Playfield

It's a fitness center with no monthly dues, open 24/7 and welcome to all. The recently unveiled fitness zone at Georgetown Playfield in Seattle is a...


Jan 16, 2018, 11:00 ET Thirty-Year National Study Shows Women Who Breastfeed Six Months or More Reduce Their Diabetes Risk by 50 Percent

Breastfeeding for six months or longer cuts the risk of developing type 2 diabetes nearly in half for women throughout their childbearing years,...


Dec 20, 2017, 08:00 ET A Blueprint for Beating Breast Cancer

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...


Dec 18, 2017, 14:00 ET Kaiser Permanente Names Kathryn Beiser Chief Communications Officer

Kaiser Permanente announced today that Kathryn Beiser has been selected as senior vice president and chief communications officer for Kaiser...


Dec 15, 2017, 04:00 ET Kaiser Permanente Stroke Patients Receive Clot-busting Medication More Than Twice as Fast as National Rates

Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Northern California are delivering clot-busting medication to new stroke patients more than twice as fast as the...