Tag: Kaiser Permanente

Archived: What Disease Hits Black Men Most

A new study by the Kaiser Family Foundation finds that in almost every state men of color continue to fare worse than white men on a variety of measures of health, healthcare access and other social determinants of health. The report, Putting Men’s Health Care Disparities On The Map: Examining…

Archived: Hospitals, Insurance Companies, Pharmas: Who Benefits From the Affordable Care Act

The U.S. Supreme Court’s recent decision upholding the major provisions of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) shocked many in and out of the healthcare industry. Leaders of hospitals, health-insurance organizations and pharmaceutical companies agree on one thingorganizations that have had a long-term commitment to serving underrepresented groups will now have…

Archived: Diversity Management at Kaiser Permanente: This Female Muslim Entrepreneur Brings Sensitivity to Suppliers

Diversity managementin supplier diversity at Kaiser Permanente (No. 3 in the 2012 DiversityInc Top 50)benefits from Dr. Sally Saba‘s unique perspective of the worldshe grew up in Egypt and successfully ran a small business in the United States. Dr. Saba, executive director of national supplier diversity for Kaiser Foundation Health…