Our impact

News and perspectives on public policy in America

Our impact

News and perspectives on public policy in America

As the country’s largest private nonprofit health care organization, providing care for Americans, Kaiser Permanente is a leading voice with health care policy decision-makers. We believe it is important to provide our perspective on complex policy debates and engage the public in these critical issues.

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Founded

1945
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Headquarters

Oakland, Calif.

Founded in 1945, Kaiser Permanente headquartered in Oakland, California, comprises:

 

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Members

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Hospitals

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Medical offices1

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Physicians2

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Nurses3

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Employees+

 

1Medical offices and other outpatient facilities
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+Approximate, representing technical, administrative, and clerical employees and caregivers