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 2014 Annual Report online.

By the numbers: Kaiser Permanente serves over 10 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: 38
  • Medical offices, other outpatient facilities (ambulatory care): 608
  • Employees: 174,000, including 48,000 nurses
  • Physicians: 17,000
  • Operating revenue: $56 billion
  • Net income: $3.1 billion
  • Community benefit investment: $2.2 billion
  • Years of providing care: 70 (founded in 1945)

      Copyright © 2011-2015 Kaiser Permanente