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New Study Finds that Integrating Medical Care into Dental Offices Helps Seniors Access Needed Care

Recent learning health system research by Investigators at the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research (CHR) and partners in the Kaiser Permanente Northwest Dental system has shown that integrating medical care into dental offices is an effective way to help older patients receive this kind of medical care.

May 7, 2021

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Study Shows Pfizer and Moderna Vaccines Are Highly Effective, Results Featured at White House Briefing

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A CDC-funded study conducted at the Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research and at several other sites across the U.S. found that both the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines are highly effective at preventing infection with SARS-CoV-2.

April 5, 2021

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Trial Compares Two Gestational Diabetes Screening Methods

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Kaiser Permanente researchers conducted a large-scale randomized trial involving nearly 24,000 women and found no difference in health outcomes.

March 10, 2021

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