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Kaiser Permanente Welcomes IADB Division of Social Protection and Health

Here at the Center, Kaiser Permanente International offers a forum for sharing Kaiser Permanente’s knowledge and experience with governments, health plans, health care providers, and other global organizations that are striving to improve their health care systems. Recently, Kaiser Permanente International presented their…

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Steer Your Health Care Where You Want It to Go

Most people don’t hesitate to advocate for the kind of quality service they expect when shopping or dining out. But when it comes to having conversations with their doctors about the quality of lives we want for ourselves, it can…

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What Skills and Supports Are Needed for Effective Practice in an Integrated Delivery System?

A new study published in INQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing looks at what skills and supports physicians need to work effectively in an integrated delivery system.  The study is co-authored by Joy Lewis, MSW, MPH…

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Here’s What Happened in June at the Center

If you haven’t visited the Center for Total Health recently, June kicked off this summer with plenty of exciting events.  In addition to the usual health-focused meetings such the National Academy of Social Insurance Gala, IAEE’s Inaugural Educational Event, the…

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National Collaborative on Education and Health

The National Collaborative on Education and Health steering committee met June 6 and 7 at Kaiser Permanente's Center for Total Health to to set the priorities for the National Collaborative’s fourth year of work.  Some of the key opportunities the…

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IAEE Inaugural Evening Educational Event

The Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health recently welcomed the D.C. Chapter of the International Association of Exhibitions and Events’ (IAEE) for an Inaugural Evening Educational event on Thursday, June 22. It focused on the importance of achieving work-life balance.…

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Create Your Life Care Plan Now

We all try to prepare for life’s major events but, if you suddenly became injured or ill, would you be prepared?  Kaiser Permanente offers a service called Life Care Planning that helps members reflect on their values and beliefs and document future…

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Join the Road to Zero Coalition

Recently, the Road to Zero coalition hosted “Saving Lives on our Roadways at the Merging Intersection of People & Technology” here at the center.  Speakers and topics included “How Can Safe Systems Compensate for Human Behavior Limitations?” presented by Peter Hancock, director…

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Employees + Workforce Health = Increased Daily Productivity

Kaiser Permanente's Workforce Health team has geared up to offer their annual Mid-Atlantic Summer 2017 Learning Circle, which will cover some of the hottest topics in Workforce Health and Wellness.   While corporate wellness programs have traditionally focused solely on physical…

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