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Lafayette Woman With Headache For 5 Years Finally Finds Some Relief

LAFAYETTE, Colo. (CBS4) – Becky Benson from Lafayette suffered with a debilitating headache for five long years. On a scale of one to 10, she says it was sometimes a 12. 447 more words


Name, Insurance, and Neighborhood - Tessa Stecker, MD

Written by Tessa Stecker, MD Fellow with Kaiser Permanente Napa-Solano Community Medicine and Global Health while on rotation with Cachamsi in Riobamba, Ecuador in October 2015. 1,782 more words

Global Health

New Video Says “No More Suicides”

Kaiser’s illegal delays and denials of care have led to hardships for patients and families, even suicides, along with a growing number of lawsuits

To better explain the breakdown in care, NUHW released a three-minute video that documents Kaiser’s continuing neglect of its mental health patients. 66 more words

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Kaiser Permanente's 60 Seconds to Better Health: Diabetes

60 Seconds to better health…a message from Kaiser Permanente

This is Dr. Paul Bernstein, Medical Director for Kaiser Permanente with an important message about diabetes.  Diabetes is one of the most rapidly growing health problems in the U.S.   119 more words


"Genny's World" A Modern Tragedy in 3 Acts

At the core of the policy debate about chronic homelessness is our broken mental health system. Chronic homelessness is usually coupled with mental illness. Often the person you may see inebriated on the street is “dual-diagnosed,” that is someone with mental illness who is self-medicating with drugs or alcohol. 462 more words

Chronic Homelessness

Unite Here Local 5 ratifies new contract with Kaiser Permanente

After three years of contract bargaining, Kaiser Permanente employees represented by UNITE HERE! Local 5 voted to ratify a new three-year collective bargaining agreement that covers 1,900 employees at 22 facilities throughout Hawaii. 178 more words