Topic: In The News
Congratulations to Kaiser Permanente Napa-Solano Area physician Charles Clary, DO, for being chosen 2017 Physician of the Year by the Napa County Medical Society (NCMS), and Matthew Symkowick, MD, who was chosen as the 2017 Physician of the Year by the Solano County Medical Society (SCMS).
Thousands of Kaiser Permanente employees took time recently to honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., by rolling up their sleeves and getting to work at schools, community centers and other sites across northern California.Here in the Napa-Solano Area, the work began with a prep day on Saturday, Jan. 13 and continued on Monday, Jan. 15 as approximately 150 Kaiser Permanente staff, physicians and their families from the Napa-Solano Area partnered with Rebuilding Together and school staff at Highland Elementary School in Vallejo to paint, garden, and beautify the teacher’s lounge.
Kaiser Permanente was pleased recently to partner with the Vacaville Police Department to unveil its new mobile incident command center (MICC) designed to allow law enforcement to effectively respond to and manage major disasters and critical incidents in Vacaville.
Kaiser Permanente in the Napa-Solano Area is awarding $782,000 in grants to local non-profit organizations that improve the health of under-served communities in Napa and Solano counties.
Kaiser Permanente Community Benefit grants are awarded every year to local organizations working on specific programs and projects that align with Kaiser Permanente’s missions and goals.
Kaiser Permanente hospitals in Vacaville and Vallejo received the top score of “A” by the Leapfrog Group in its annual safety report, which examined and graded more than 2,600 hospitals throughout the United States.