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Kaiser Permanente’s Overall Quality of Medical Care Earns Highest Rating from the Office of Patient Advocate. Kaiser Permanente is the only plan in California rated 5 stars for overall quality of medical care Top score also earned for providing quality behavioral and mental health care.
PASADENA, Calif., Nov. 12, 2018 – Kaiser Permanente Northern and Southern California health plans are the only plans in the state to receive 5 stars – the highest possible rating – for overall quality of medical care in the annual Healthcare Quality Report Card from California’s Office of the Patient Advocate (OPA).
Kaiser Permanente Southern California Health Plans Receive High Ratings from NCQA. Plans rated among highest for consumer experience, prevention and treatment
PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 21, 2018 – Kaiser Permanente’s Medicare health plan in Southern California received the highest rating from the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), a national group that rates health plans for consumer experience, prevention and treatment.
Kaiser Permanente Southern California to Open all Flu Clinics on Sept. 22. Will Increase Member Access and Opportunity for No-Cost Flu Vaccinations; Will Campaign to Eliminate Flu Myths
PASADENA, Calif., Sept. 21, 2018 — Kaiser Permanente will open all seasonal flu clinics throughout Southern California on Saturday, Sept. 22and it urges all members to get no-cost vaccinations early. To provide more convenient access to the influenza (flu) vaccine, Kaiser Permanente will offer members additional vaccination locations beyond their regular physicians’ offices, including drive-up flu clinics, pharmacies and walk-in flu clinics.
Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center is among the state’s Top 50 for overall care in U.S. News & World Report’s 2018-19 Best Hospitals study
The Los Angeles medical center is recognized as “high performing” in adult specialties of gastroenterology & GI surgery, (which is ranked 42 in the nation), nephrology, urology, “high performing” in the adult procedure and conditions of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), heart bypass surgery and heart failure.
LOS ANGELES — August 9, 2018 – Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center was accepted for membership into the Children’s Hospital Association, a national alliance that advances child health through innovation. The designation is the result of the pediatric care team’s efforts to ensure that patients consistently achieve the best possible outcomes at the tertiary level hospital. As a children’s hospital, Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center continues to set the standard for the highest quality pediatric care while training the next generation of pediatricians.