Innovation

These are stories of how Permanente Medicine is revolutionizing health care by improving access, pioneering new technology, and capitalizing on available resources while focusing on individuals and population health.

Reaching Beyond Facilities to Improve Colorectal Cancer Screening

How Kaiser Permanente learned to reach beyond its walls to engage healthy members in colorectal cancer screening.

Ground-breaking Epilepsy Device Provides Relief to Patient

Responsive Neurostimulator Implant Procedure Performed for Only Second Time in Colorado Sharon Hostetter had unexplained seizures that were frightening. But Danielle McDermott, MD, a neurologist and epileptologist with Colorado Permanente Medical Group, wanted to find out what was happening, and whether Hostetter even had epilepsy. Epilepsy affects people of all…