The Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy’s mission is to shape policy and practice with evidence and experience from the nation’s largest private integrated health care delivery and financing organization.

Institute for Health Policy Forum

Through expert roundtables, forums, and conferences, the Institute for Health Policy explores public policies that cultivate healthy communities and accessible high-quality care by convening experts to share knowledge, spark discourse, and advance collective thinking on topics of critical importance.

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To Reduce Health Inequities, Clinics Need Lawyers on the Team

Social ills, such as substandard housing and food insecurity, fuel sicknesses that our health care system must then address. What we don't often consider—but should—is that many of…

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Using COVID-19 Relief Aid to Support Student and Staff Health

For the past decade, the two of us working in different cities for different organizations have found ourselves coming together…

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Reflections on the perils and promise of telehealth

Last month I had an opportunity to speak at a Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy forum and it sparked an…

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