Stories tagged: kaiser permanente
UPDATED: Thu., June 27, 2019, 7:35 p.m.
Screening for prostate cancer is a complicated discussion. Large studies show a small reduction of prostate cancer deaths from screening. I tell my patients that if we screen thousands of …
Tue., May 21, 2019, 4:19 p.m.
Second Harvest Food Bank is distributing free food to anyone in need on Wednesday afternoon.
Mon., March 18, 2019, 9:22 p.m.
Free fruits and vegetables and other foods will be given away Wednesday.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 3, 2019, 5:35 p.m.
Even though Kaiser Permanente settled contract negotiations with some labor unions in November, disagreement continues between Kaiser and the Coalition of Kaiser Permanente Unions, which consists of 11 labor unions …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 6:10 p.m.
More than 65,000 members of Group Health Cooperative in the Spokane-Coeur d’Alene area will see no change in their plans or benefit this year as result of Kaiser Permanente acquisition …
Fri., Jan. 13, 2017, 1:31 p.m.
Washington Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler has given his final approval to Kaiser Permanente’s acquisition of the nonprofit Group Health Cooperative.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 10:32 a.m.
State regulators have endorsed the acquisition of Washington’s Group Health Cooperative by California-based Kaiser Permanente.
Wed., July 27, 2016
Kaiser purchase of Group Health would be good for Washington if our region’s consumers get a strong role in the new organization’s management.
Tue., April 26, 2016, 7:11 a.m.
Two women who claim they were sexually abused by a nurse at a Beaverton clinic have filed a $1 million lawsuit against Kaiser Permanente over claims of negligence.
Sat., March 12, 2016, 9:09 p.m.
SEATTLE – The voting members of Seattle’s Group Health Cooperative have agreed to an acquisition by California health-care giant Kaiser Permanente.
Thu., March 3, 2016, 7:41 a.m.
Officials with California’s Kaiser Foundation Health Plan have formally applied to acquire Seattle’s Group Health Cooperative, the next step in the controversial proposal, Washington state Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler said …
Fri., Dec. 11, 2015
Consolidation to Kaiser Permanente and Group Health will be tough sell to members who prize the cooperative’s independence.
Mon., Dec. 7, 2015, 4:47 p.m.
Most Group Health members won’t be able to vote on the nonprofit insurance company’s proposed acquisition by Kaiser Permanente. Less than 5 percent of members are registered to vote, and …