This Week in Total Health: It’s All About Care

Another busy week wraps up at the Center for Total Health. We welcomed inspiring visitors and conversations ranging from telehealth to heart health, focused both on our own members and the community at large. On Wednesday, Kaiser Permanente's Community Benefit…

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Preventive Screening is Gleaning for Good Health

Kaiser Permanente promotes wellness, delivers high quality care, and manages chronic disease in order to improve total health. Screening for health conditions is fundamental to this goal. This month, the Institute for Health Policy highlights Kaiser Permanente’s efforts to increase…

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Meet the 2014-2015 AcademyHealth Innovators-in-Residence

In 2014, AcademyHealth’s Translation and Dissemination Institute (TDI) launched the Innovators-in-Residence Program. Funded by Kaiser Permanente, the Innovators-in-Residence program offers health professionals paid fellowships to assist AcademyHealth with distributing evidence-based health services research. During their fellowships, Innovators act as AcademyHealth…

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Supplementing Care with Telehealth

Imagine getting health care in the comfort of your home, using a smart phone to have a conversation with your physician, and even showing the doctor your physical symptoms with the phone's camera. Telehealth is making this kind of care…

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