Tag Archives: Kaiser

Coronavirus breakout closes Kaiser Westside pharmacy, 7 staffers diagnosed positive – oregonlive.com

This story is breaking and will be updated. Seven pharmacy employees at the Kaiser Westside Medical Center in Hillsboro have been diagnosed with COVID-19. Kaiser Permanente confirmed the seven employees’ illness today and closed the outpatient portion of the pharmacy — the same day The Oregonian/OregonLive inquired about the novel coronavirus breakout. The first pharmacy… Read More »

Trump Administration Rule Would Undo Health Care Protections For LGBTQ Patients – Kaiser Health News

This story also ran on Vice. This story can be republished for free (details). A new Trump administration proposal would change the civil rights rules dictating whether providers must care for patients who are transgender or have had an abortion. Supporters of the approach say it protects the freedom of conscience, but opponents say it… Read More »

Kaiser Permanente’s New Medical School Will Waive Tuition for Its First 5 Classes

Kaiser Permanente, the California-based health system that is preparing to open one of the few American medical schools not connected to a university, was set to announce Tuesday that it would waive tuition for every student in its first five graduating classes. Kaiser Permanente, which has its own hospitals, clinics, doctors and insurance plan, is… Read More »