A Breath of Fresh Air for Health Care
New York Times, December 13, 2009
“Optimistic” may be about the last word you’d choose to describe the
health care industry. Or maybe “innovative.” But the work now being
undertaken by Kaiser Permanente, the nation’s largest not-for-profit
health plan, would make you gravitate toward those descriptors. Kaiser’s
collaborative, institution-wide effort known as KP Innovation could
revolutionize health care for the whole industry.