Newsmakers

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

ACA faces challenges in moving healthcare from volume to value

Robert Pearl, MD, executive director and CEO of The Permanente Medical Group and president and CEO of the Mid-Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, was quoted in a Modern Healthcare article covering a University of Chicago symposium on the Affordable Care Act and how to build on its foundation.

How organizations like UCare, Kaiser Permanente tackle food insecurity

Sandra Stenmark, MD, pediatrician and physician director of Kaiser Permanente Colorado’s Community Benefit Health Equity, talked about Kaiser Permanente’s work to identify members with food insecurity and connecting them to nutritional programs in an article by FierceHealthCare.com.

Atlanta’s ‘Top Doctors’ Include 17 Kaiser Permanente Physicians

Atlanta magazine published its 2016 Top Doctors list recently, including 17 Kaiser Permanente of Georgia physicians. They include Richard Abrohams, MD, internal medicine; Kathleen Butt, MD, Ob/Gyn; Carole Gardner, MD, geriactric medicine; Patrice Gaspard, MD, pediatrics; James Hamrick, MD, hematology; Chuck Heath, MD, addiction psychiatry; Shahriar Iravanian, MD, cardiac electrophysiology;…