March 5, 2015

Cost management

'Frontliners' Go Green to Save Money

01/27/2015 Northern California's Claims Administrations team took a hard look at how it how it was storing and destroying documents--and saw an easy way to save a few thousand. [ SNAPSHOT ]

Around the Regions (Winter 2015)

01/02/2015 Newsy notes from all of KP's regions. From the Winter 2015 issue of Hank. [ STORY ]

Communication Drives Success

08/19/2014 Courier drivers in the Northwest improve communication and morale after going through an Issue Resolution--and move forward on revamping routes for greater efficiency. [ STORY ]

Simple Notebook Improves Care

08/19/2014 By taking the time to find out patient preferences, unit assistants help patients keep their critical post-discharge appointments—and help KP avoid tens of thousands of dollars in readmission costs [ SNAPSHOT ]

Simple Tool Helps Teams Track Savings

06/17/2014 Unit-based teams are doing thousands of projects to reduce waste and improve efficiency. This simple spreadsheet can help them calculate how much they're saving. [ STORY ]