Permanente physicians are regularly featured in the media on a variety of health issues.
June 1, 2021
The dermatologist and researcher with The Permanente Medical Group says that as people better understand and respect the sun’s impacts, the incidence of skin cancers has steadily declined.
May 20, 2021
During a Healthcare Transformation Summit panel sponsored by Modern Healthcare, the Permanente Federation’s co-CEO said organizations where clinical and financial incentives are aligned are better positioned than others to meet patient needs with telehealth.
May 11, 2021
The Permanente Federation chief information officer talks about the importance of physician leadership in identifying and refining technologies to reduce the burden on physicians and improve quality of care.
April 30, 2021
The Northwest Permanente infectious disease specialist discusses how focus is shifting toward vaccinating younger people as cases climb among that population.
April 28, 2021
Kaiser Permanente’s national infectious disease leader suggests bringing COVID-19 vaccines directly to communities, supported by physicians and other trusted messengers.
April 27, 2021
Kaiser Permanente infectious disease leader says physicians now have a huge task to restore confidence in vaccines.
April 23, 2021
In an interview with Becker’s Healthcare founder and publisher Scott Becker, Northwest Permanente’s president and CEO calls climate change “a threat multiplier” in communities already hit hard by COVID-19.
April 22, 2021
The Northwest Permanente president and CEO writes that now is the time to leverage lessons learned during the pandemic to implement environmentally responsible behaviors.
Robert Sallis, MD, discusses new study results on how exercise protects against severe COVID-19 outcomes
April 15, 2021
The co-director of Kaiser Permanente’s Sports Medicine Fellowship commented on research findings that more-active people with COVID-19 were less likely to be hospitalized or die from the illness.
Imelda Dacones, MD, discusses slow progress of gender parity in medicine during Becker’s virtual forum
March 31, 2021
The Northwest Permanente president and CEO says that despite an increase in female medical school graduates, in practice unconscious biases prevent women from advancing to leadership positions.