About Kaiser Permanente
Kaiser Permanente is committed to helping shape the future of health care. We are recognized as one of the leading health care providers and not-for-profit health plans in the United States. Our mission is to provide high-quality, affordable health care services and improve the health of our members and the communities we serve.
Our expert and caring medical teams are empowered and supported by industry-leading technology advances and tools for health promotion, disease prevention, state-of-the-art care delivery, and world-class chronic disease management. Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to care innovations, clinical research, health education, and the support of community health.
You can watch a five-minute YouTube video on Creating Value Through Integrated Care that explains the Kaiser Permanente model.
Facts and Figures
Read the Kaiser Permanente 2012 Annual Report online.
By the numbers: Kaiser Permanente serves more than 9 million members in eight states (California,
Colorado, Georgia, Hawaii, Maryland, Oregon, Virginia, and Washington) and the District of Columbia, and has the following:
- Hospitals co-located with medical offices: 37
- Medical offices, other outpatient facilities (ambulatory care): 618
- Employees: 175,000, including 49,000 nurses
- Physicians: 17,000
- Operating revenue: $51 billion
- Net income: $2.6 billion
- Community benefit investment: $2 billion
- Years of providing care: 68 (founded in 1945)