Navigation Links
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals Reports First Quarter 2008 Financial Results
Date:5/5/2008

ntal and workplace safety.

"We are pleased that our financial performance, despite a challenging economic environment, allows us to continue investing in our technology and facilities," said Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Kathy Lancaster. "These important investments are helping us enhance the care and service we provide to our members and the communities we serve."

Kaiser Permanente's electronic health record project KP HealthConnect(TM) is producing benefits toward improving quality, service and patient safety. In April 2008 KFHP/H made outpatient medical records available for all of its 8.7 million members through the completion of its ambulatory electronic health record implementation. In addition, all members can securely access their personal health records and communicate with their physicians through kp.org.

"One of our goals is to enhance quality of care and service by becoming a world leader in electronic connectivity with members and patients," said Chairman and Chief Executive Officer George Halvorson. "That agenda is on track. Last year, members visited the kp.org site more than 33 million times to manage their health care online, with roughly 1.9 million members actively using My health manager. Our members also used the new e-messaging capability 3.6 million times, viewed lab results 10 million times, e-scheduled appointments 5 million times, and refilled 2.7 million prescriptions online. We are very happy with the levels of progress we are making in electronic connectivity."

A recent study of Kaiser Permanente's experience was published in the American Journal of Managed Care, illustrating how Web-based options are playing a larger role in doctor-patient interaction and are contributing to the total health and service satisfaction of Kaiser Permanente's members.

About Kaiser Permanente

Kaiser Permanente is America's leading integrated health system. Founded in 1945, it is a group practic
'/>"/>

SOURCE Kaiser Permanente
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. mtvU & Kaiser Family Foundation Launch POSorNOT.com to Challenge Stigma, Fight Spread of HIV/AIDS
2. Kaiser Permanente study finds diabetes doubling before motherhood
3. Inter-Con Security Officers to Launch Strikes at Kaiser Hospitals Across California
4. Trenita Ward Named Vice President, California Member Service Call Centers for Kaiser Permanente
5. Two Million People Using Kaiser Permanentes Personal Health Record
6. Gregory A. Adams Named Northern California Region President of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan and Hospitals
7. Kaiser Permanente Study Shows That a Larger Abdomen in Midlife Increases Risk of Dementia
8. Kevin Richardson Named Vice President, Sales, National & Multi-State Business for Kaiser Permanente
9. Kaiser Permanente Team Builds Prosthetic Hands for Charity
10. Kaiser Permanente Study Shows One-Third of Women Have Overactive Bladder, Incontinence or Other Pelvic Floor Disorders
11. Greg Cleary Named Vice President, Membership Administration for Kaiser Permanente
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/19/2015)... 2015 New court documents issued by ... that Lipitor lawsuits ( http://www.lipitorlawsuitcenter.com/ ) continue to mount ... District of South Carolina. According to the April 15th ... in the proceeding on behalf of individuals who allegedly ... the cholesterol-lowering statin. This represents an increase of 110 ...
(Date:4/19/2015)... 2015 Family and friends of Brad Baddeley ... Memory of Brad Baddeley event to honor his memory ... Bowling for Brains is cheduled to take place on Sunday, ... in Lincoln, Nebraska. Participants may arrive at 12:30pm on the ... The cost is only $4 per game and 100% of ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... (PRWEB) April 18, 2015 Carinsurancequotesinfo.com has ... insurance can cover physical injuries caused by a ... excellent financial coverage for a vehicle. A policy can ... by an accident. Drivers should always carry appropriate coverage ... insurance policy can be bought with several important riders ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... YORK (PRWEB) April 18, 2015 Review ... are hosting a ‘Strategies for Success’ program for cataract ... Surgeons meeting in San Diego, where eye surgeon Jeffrey ... for this invitation-only event. Dr. Martin is the Managing ... Review of Ophthalmology chose Dr. Martin to lead this ...
(Date:4/18/2015)... New York (PRWEB) April 18, 2015 ... filed on behalf of individuals who were allegedly ... system continue to move forward in the U.S. District ... dated April 10th, the Court has amended an earlier ... unrelated cases. Among other things, the new amendment permits ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Mount, as New Court Report Shows More Than 100 Filings Added to Federal Litigation Since March 2Health News:Lipitor Lawsuits Mount, as New Court Report Shows More Than 100 Filings Added to Federal Litigation Since March 3Health News:Lincoln, NE’s Bowling for Brains to benefit Renowned Brain Aneurysm Foundation 2Health News:Lincoln, NE’s Bowling for Brains to benefit Renowned Brain Aneurysm Foundation 3Health News:Auto Insurance Plans Can Cover Physical Injuries Caused By An Accident! 2Health News:Dr. Jeffrey Martin Invited to Share Latest Breakthroughs in Cataract Care During Roundtable Discussion at National 2015 ASCRS Meeting In San Diego 2Health News:DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits: Federal Litigation Amends Case Management Order to Allow for Joinder of Unrelated Claims 2Health News:DePuy Pinnacle Hip Lawsuits: Federal Litigation Amends Case Management Order to Allow for Joinder of Unrelated Claims 3
... -- Scientists from Seattle Children,s Research Institute and the ... Group Nijmegen in the Netherlands, have identified two new ... that is characterized by droopy eyelids and intellectual disabilities. ... number of genes identified with this type of brain ...
... from enrolling in the Health Benefit Exchange, according to ... Network, the UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, and ... The study presents findings from a ... health care reform programs in California. Specifically, the study ...
... affects the quality of life of many women. Studies ... tolerate oral medications and may benefit from other therapies. ... conducting a study to compare the effect of two therapies ... other treatments. Patients are currently being enrolled in the ...
... 2012 A new method for creating nanofibers made ... New York University (NYU-Poly), promises to greatly improve drug ... and Alzheimer,s disease, as well as aid in the ... addition, applied differently, this same development could point the ...
... Scientists at University College Dublin have discovered a new way ... it is transferred back into the womb during in vitro ... the journal Fertility and Sterility , the fluid within ... metabolic information that can improve predictions on which embryo is ...
... , TUESDAY, Feb. 28 (HealthDay News) -- Taking the hallucinogen ... and lead to poorer motor control in infants, a new ... substance-abuse history before and during pregnancy. The women were taking ... Study, which looks at recreational drug use among pregnant women. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Study finds new genes that cause Baraitser-Winter syndrome, a brain malformation 2Health News:Study: Over 100,000 Californians likely to miss out on health care due to language barriers 2Health News:Women & Infants studying therapies to relieve urinary urge incontinence 2Health News:Nanofiber breakthrough holds promise for medicine and microprocessors 2Health News:New test can better predict successful IVF embryos, scientists say 2Health News:Ecstasy Use During Pregnancy May Harm Fetus: Study 2
(Date:4/17/2015)... N.J. and DETROIT , April ... five children live in poverty, the infant mortality rate is ... at 15 per 1,000 live births. Nearly 6 of 10 ... not receive adequate prenatal care.  These are sobering statistics that ... serving the people of Metro Detroit, is poised to change ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... 2015 Today, the Pharmaceutical Research and ... 12 biopharmaceutical companies as "We Work For Health ... and community service. Established in 2009, ... created by the biopharmaceutical industry to honor employees ... but have also shown an outstanding commitment to ...
(Date:4/17/2015)... , April 17, 2015 ... leading Life Science and High Technology company, today ... Pacific headquarters and state-of-the-art Cell Culture ... Park, the facility will provide customized support to ... scientific capabilities. "Our new Technical Center ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Covenant Community Care to Receive Donated SONIMAGE P3 Handheld Ultrasound from Konica Minolta Medical Imaging 2Covenant Community Care to Receive Donated SONIMAGE P3 Handheld Ultrasound from Konica Minolta Medical Imaging 3Covenant Community Care to Receive Donated SONIMAGE P3 Handheld Ultrasound from Konica Minolta Medical Imaging 4PhRMA Applauds 2015 We Work For Health Champion Award Winners 2PhRMA Applauds 2015 We Work For Health Champion Award Winners 3Sigma-Aldrich Expands Customer-Centric Model with Investments in Singapore That Localize World-Class Capabilities to Better Support Customers in Asia 2Sigma-Aldrich Expands Customer-Centric Model with Investments in Singapore That Localize World-Class Capabilities to Better Support Customers in Asia 3Sigma-Aldrich Expands Customer-Centric Model with Investments in Singapore That Localize World-Class Capabilities to Better Support Customers in Asia 4Sigma-Aldrich Expands Customer-Centric Model with Investments in Singapore That Localize World-Class Capabilities to Better Support Customers in Asia 5
This table has a rectangular top, adjustable height, integral leg, and rail clamp.,Standard 2" (5 cm) pad included....
Built-in accessory rail clamps quickly mount to any standard O.R. table or stretcher. The leg, available in single post or double tee adjusts with a simple twist. Optional armrests are available. Wal...
... The powered torso and leg ... Trauma Table simultaneously lift body ... lift mechanism raises and lowers ... precise positioning. A wide range ...
... complete orthopedic trauma procedures. Part of ... orthopedic trauma table top provides a ... patient positioning and provides for skin ... procedures: hip pinnings; femur, supine or ...
Medicine Products: