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- Kaiser takes out scalpel; 56 jobs cut, more ahead. Santiago, Raquel // Crain's Cleveland Business;3/20/95, Vol. 16 Issue 12, p1
Reports on Kaiser Permanente's job cuts and changes in the way it does business as part of a reorganization plan. Number of employees dismissed as of March 1995; Reasons for the layoffs; Efforts by Kaiser to improve and broaden its services; Comments by Cleve Lee Killingsworth, president of...
- Kaiser forced to cut 31 physician posts. Santiago, Raquel // Crain's Cleveland Business;6/26/95, Vol. 16 Issue 26, p2
Reports on Northeast Ohio-based Kaiser Permanente's elimination of physician positions in June 1995. Drop in the health maintenance organization's (HMO) membership.
- In case you haven't heard... // Primary Care Weekly;4/22/96, Vol. 2 Issue 17, p8
Reports on Kaiser Permanente's affiliation agreement with Community Health Plan, a regional health maintenance organization based in Albany, New York.
- Kaiser makes loan to bail out Orange County medicaid effort. Kertesz, Louise // Modern Healthcare;2/6/95, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p22
Reports on the loan offered by Kaiser Permanente of Southern California to administer Orange County, California's Optima program. Terms of Kaiser's loan; Kaiser as one of the provider organizations intending to bid for contracts to care for Medi-Cal recipients under the Optima program;...
- Kaiser puts technology project on hold. Morrissey, John // Modern Healthcare;10/23/95, Vol. 25 Issue 43, p28
Reports on Kaiser Permanente's Northern California Region's decision to postpone its clinical computerization project in deference to another Kaiser strategy to coordinate information systems development nationwide. Suspension of negotiations on a development partnership with Oacis Healthcare...
- Kaiser establishes international unit. Kertesz, Louise // Modern Healthcare;10/28/96, Vol. 26 Issue 44, p12
Reports that Kaiser Permanente has established a non profit subsidiary, Kaiser Permanente International (KPI), which offers management and advisory services. Information on the unit's first project; Other projects involving KPI.
- Survey questions Kaiser's ed claims. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;9/20/96, Vol. 70 Issue 18, p47
Reports on survey findings regarding the emergency care handling of Kaiser Permanente Medical Group. Call for federal standards on the coverage of emergency care.
- Kaiser Permanente Southern California whacking costs. // Physician Executive;Feb1996, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p4
Reports on the plans of Kaiser Permanente's Southern California Region to reduce its costs in order to become more competitive in its markets. Concentration on outpatient care; Cuts in hospital utilization and prescription drug costs; Tie-up of compensation to performance.
- More screening for diabetics needed. Silverston, Dede // Ophthalmology Times;5/8/95, Vol. 20 Issue 19, p14
Reports on Kaisser Permanente's plans to establish more aggressive eye screening programs for its patients. Diabetes as a leading cause of blindness; Other medical programs planned by Kaisser.
- Kaiser sees finalists. Voight, Joan // Adweek Western Edition;6/13/94, Vol. 44 Issue 24, p1
Reports on the scheduling of appointments with national brand campaign finalists by Kaiser Permanente. Finalists chosen; Remarks on the duties of winning shop by Kaiser marketing consultant Hal King of King, Brown & Partners Inc.; Importance of the health care field; Kaiser as one of the...