Permanente physicians are regularly featured in the media on a variety of health issues.

Kaiser Permanente’s ‘Chat with a Doctor’ Highlighted by Healthcare IT News

Ari Melmed, MD, an emergency physician with the Colorado Permanente Medical Group, oversees the “Chat with a Doctor” program that allows Kaiser Permanente patients to remotely chat with a Permanente physician. The service, recently profiled by Healthcare IT News, helps to reduce unnecessary Emergency Department or other in-person visits by…