Health systems are under significant pressure to improve patient outcomes while also controlling costs.
Proposed changes to the collection of census data may have troubling implications, argues CHR Director Lucy Savitz in a blog for the Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy.
For the second year, patient partners from the PORTAL network have attended the annual conference of the Health Care Systems Research Network.
Here at Kaiser Permanente’s Center for Health Research, 2017 was a year of change, ongoing discovery, and forward momentum.
Social determinants of health contribute greatly to health disparities, and addressing these factors can often be just as important to overall health as meeting medical needs.
As the opioid epidemic deepens, the public looks to researchers to help explain and confront the crisis.
Frances Jensen, MD, shared the latest research on the teenage brain.
Pediatrician, oncologist, and scientist, Dr. Glass founded the Kaiser Permanente Northwest Oncology department and helped make the region’s tumor registry a key asset for research.
Our longest-running CHR study has produced dramatic discoveries, hundreds of scientific papers, and memorable relationships between researchers and participants.
A new four-year study will evaluate diabetes prevention programs at Kaiser Permanente Northwest.