How do we empower patients and families to ensure they receive the highest quality mental health care? What opportunities exist for clinicians to work with the housing, employment, and other sectors to advance mental health and wellness for all?
Shannon McMahon, MPA, joined Kaiser Permanente’s Government Relations department in August as the executive director of Medicaid policy. In this role, she provides public policy, regulatory and legislative advice on Medicaid and other complex and strategic public policy issues. We…
In the six years since the Affordable Care Act (ACA) was signed into law, it has survived three elections, two Supreme Court decisions, and countless legislative challenges. Today, millions of Americans who once went uninsured now have health coverage.
Permanente Medical Group Leaders Bernadette Loftus, MD and Bill Wright, MD, took to the podium (and the dinner table!) at the National Association of Accountable Care Organizations Fall conference and Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health in Washington, DC.
A July 2015 Perspective in the Journal of Academic Medicine is co-authored by former senior director of the Institute for Health Policy, Beth Roemer, MPH, along with Theresa Azevedo, and Bruce Blumberg, MD.