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5 Things Hawaii: Sen. Kai Kahele, Telemedicine, Shareh Ghani, MD

| Nov 7, 2019 | Hawaii

We are putting the finishing touches on our Topical Agenda for our 2020 Hawaii State of Reform Health Policy Conference coming up on January 14th. We'll have that out to you for review soon. From there, we will hustle to curate about 65 speakers from across the spectrum of Hawaii's health care and...[ Read More ]

Kaiser Permanente and Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions Reach Agreement; Strike Threat Withdrawn

| Sep 25, 2019 | California, Colorado, Hawaii

This press release was sent to State of Reform directly from a Kaiser representative via email.  ______________________________________________________________________________________________ Kaiser Permanente and the Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions have reached a Tentative Agreement on a national, 4-year collective bargaining agreement that covers 85,000 unionized Kaiser Permanente health care workers in 11 local...[ Read More ]

Kaiser Permanente awards $80,000 to Hawaii Public Health Institute

| Aug 30, 2018 | Hawaii

Kaiser Permanente has awarded an $80,000 community benefit grant to Hawaii Public Health Institute, a nonprofit, policy-based organization bringing together community organizations, government, academia and businesses to improve the quality of life for people in Hawaii. The grant will support the development of policies and systems to build healthier communities...[ Read More ]

Kaiser Hawaii reports net income of $3.7M for Q2

| Aug 16, 2016 | Hawaii

Kaiser Permanente Hawaii posted a net income of $3.7 million during the second quarter of the year, a significant reversal from a net loss of $4.3 million in the same quarter last year. For the first six-month period of 2016 ending in June, the group reported a net loss of...[ Read More ]

Heart attack rates fall sharply for Kaiser members in California

| Aug 2, 2016 | California

The rate of heart attacks has fallen dramatically for millions of Kaiser Permanente members in Northern California, according to a report in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology published on Monday. Researchers studied rates of heart attacks by severity, age, gender, and diabetes status for an ethnically diverse...[ Read More ]

Kaiser Family Foundation estimates 10% rate hikes for exchange plans in 2017

| Jun 15, 2016

The average health insurance premium for a person purchasing coverage on state-based exchanges will be higher than in recent years -- but rates will vary widely across markets and could even decrease depending on region, according to a new analysis released by the Kaiser Family Foundation. The analysis follows reports...[ Read More ]