Kaiser Permanente News Center Podcasts — 2012
Kaiser Permanente podcasts present the latest health and health research news in MP3 format, suitable for playing on your computer or downloading to your portable music device. Previous topics have included Kaiser Permanente HealthConnect®, Kaiser Permanente’s electronic health record; childhood obesity; colon cancer; health care reform, and Kaiser Permanente’s farmers’ market program.
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|10/15/12||Many HPV Vaccine Concerns Unfounded: Bob Bednarczyk, PhD and Nicola Klein, MD Talk About the HPV Vaccination Sexual Activity Study on RadioMD.com
Beginning sexual activity at an early age and multiple sexual partners are risk factors for HPV infection. There is a recent study that is the first to validate surveys where young women say they do not plan to modify their sexual behaviors after HPV vaccination. "Some have suggested the HPV vaccine might be a license for sexual activity," said Robert Bednarczyk, PhD, an epidemiologist and the study's lead author. This has been found not to be the case. Read more >
|3/14/12||"Pursuing the Triple Aim" Book Discussion with the Authors and Innovators: Alide Chase as Part of Rountable on WIHI Radio
On May 3, 2012, Alide Chase, Kaiser Permanente’s senior vice president, Medicare Clinical Operations and Population Care and executive director of the Care Management Institute, was interviewed by WIHI — the online radio station of the Institute for Healthcare Improvement. The broadcast was in support of a new book by Maureen Bisognano, president and CEO of IHI, and Charles Kenney, writer and journalist, titled Pursuing the Triple Aim: Seven Innovators Show the Way to Better Care, Better Health, and Lower Costs. The interview included a discussion with the authors and innovators from several health care organizations. Read more >
|10/15/12||Who, What, Why: The HPV Vaccine & Your Child: Nicola Klein, MD Discusses the HPV Vaccination Safety Sexual Activity Study on RadioMD.com
Human papillomavirus (HPV) is the most commonly detected sexually transmitted infection in women. Recent findings completely support the general safety of this routine vaccination in your Doctors office to prevent cervical and other genital and reproductive cancers. Read more >
|1/6/12||Measuring the Impact of HEAL Collaboratives’ Community Interventions
Pamela Schwartz, director of program evaluation for Kaiser Permanente’s Community Benefit, discusses the continually evolving process of measuring and evaluating the impact Kaiser Permanente’s Healthy Eating Active Living programs have had on communities. A hot topic is “high dose” interventions which currently make greatest impacts. Read more >