Addressing racial disparities in health care delivery (Part 2)

  • February 23, 2021

With COVID-19 cases still high and the Biden-Harris administration newly in place, it has never been more important to acknowledge and address racial disparities that are being exacerbated by the pandemic. In a series of blogs and interviews, Kaiser Permanente…

Priti Krishtel

Building a bigger table for a more equitable drug development system

  • February 22, 2021

On December 7, 2020, the Kaiser Permanente Institute for Health Policy hosted the first of a 2-part virtual forum examining racial equity in the drug development system, including during initial investments and research, patent and regulatory processes, supplier and physician…

Addressing housing affordability and health

  • October 7, 2019

Safe, stable housing is essential to a person’s health. This brief details how Kaiser Permanente is supporting efforts to end homelessness and expand access to affordable housing by making impact investments, catalyzing innovation through partnerships, and shaping public policy. Download…

Lucy Savitz

A perilous 2020 U.S. Census: Why the count counts

  • June 20, 2018
Obtaining an accurate count of 330 million U.S. residents is a daunting task. By Lucy A. Savitz, PhD, MBA, Vice President of Research for Kaiser Permanente and Director of the Kaiser Permanente’s Center for Health Research.