The Southeast Permanente Medical Group

The Southeast Permanente Medical Group is an integral part of Kaiser Permanente. Our physicians can coordinate virtually every aspect of patient care - from referrals to laboratory tests to medications. With everything under one umbrella, our patients receive the highest continuity of care.

KP Health Research News

News, Views and Moves from Kaiser Permanente
  1. A study of more than 850 women demonstrated it is effective to conduct a human papillomavirus test in the same preservative fluid as a Pap test. This has the potential to increase efficiency and decrease waste.

    The post Kaiser Permanente Study Finds a More Effective Way to Test for HPV appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.

  2. People with schizophrenia and bipolar disorder received preventive health screenings at rates similar to or higher than people without mental illnesses, according to a Kaiser Permanente study of more than 800,000 patients published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.

    The post Patients with Serious Mental Health Conditions Receive Preventive Care at Rates Similar to Those Without These Conditions appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.

  3. Live phone calls significantly outperform text messages and letters as a way to remind patients to complete and return at-home screening tests for colon cancer, according to new research in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.

    The post Live Phone Calls Better Than Text Messages and Letters to Remind People About Colon Cancer Screening appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.

  4. A research article published today found that in the seven years since a worksite clinic at California Steel Industries opened, primary care visits among employees and their family members insured by Kaiser Permanente increased, and the rate of urgent care and emergency department visits decreased.

    The post Taking Health Care to the Work Site Increases Primary Care Visits appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.

  5. The Kaiser Permanente Colorado Institute for Health Research is celebrating its 25th anniversary, and work around postpartum depression, vaccine hesitancy and mental health.

    The post Kaiser Permanente Colorado’s Institute for Health Research Celebrates 25 Years appeared first on Kaiser Permanente Share.