Matt Handley, MD, senior medical director for Quality and Safety, Kaiser Permanente Washington, and chair of the Washington State Task Force on Choosing Wisely, presented at "Choosing Wisely: Opportunities and Challenges in Curbing Medical Overuse," in Washington, DC, on October…
Physician leader Sameer Awsare, MD, FACP, co-writes an article in Health Affairs encouraging competition in the biosimilar drugs market to help curb rising health care costs.
See what people were saying at the Health Affairs Violence and Health forum in Washington, D.C.
Kaiser Permanente leaders David Grossman, MD, MPH, and Bechara Choucair, MD, write about the role health care plays in addressing violence in an article published today in Health Affairs.
David Grossman, MD, MPH, senior investigator at Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute, offers the Permanente perspective on reducing harm to patients and the workforce.
Research led by Dana Sax, MD, found that tele-triage of chest pain can safely refer people for care in venues other than the Emergency Department.