October 23, 2014

Health care news

The Future Is Now

08/05/2013 How health care reform will affect Kaiser Permanente is unclear—-but every UBT can be getting ready for what’s coming. Learn about the types of projects that teams are working on that will better position KP for some major upcoming pieces of the Affordable Healthcare Act. From the Summer 2013 Hank. [ STORY ]

Health Care Reform Glossary

08/05/2013 Without understanding the basics, it’s hard to explain how things work. Here are some key terms to know as you navigate the world of health care reform. [ STORY ]

Frequently Asked Questions About Health Care Reform

08/05/2013 Be prepared to answer questions about health care reform from your colleages, family and KP members and patients. This FAQ is from the Summer 2013 issue of Hank. [ STORY ]

The Picture of Health: KP's 2012 Annual Report

07/29/2013 The online 2012 Annual Report features KP’s long tradition of working to improve the health of our members. Many of these accomplishments were brought about by frontline teams—especially by unit-based teams. Take a look. [ STORY ]

James K. Galbraith: Fixing the 'Anything Goes' Economy

05/28/2013 Economist James K. Galbraith addressed the 2013 Union Delegates Conference on an important subject: economic inequality and what it means to the future of the country. [ VIDEO ]

Preview: Weight of the Nation

A 90-second preview of the HBO series "Weight of the Nation." [ VIDEO 1 ]