Kaiser Permanente Farmers Markets Grow to More than 50

Kaiser Permanente, a champion of making fresh produce available to its members, employees and communities, announced this week that it now hosts more than 50 farmers markets and farm stands at its hospitals and facilities across the country. “We are thrilled that our markets are thriving and expanding at our hospitals and in our communities,” says Preston Maring, MD, a Kaiser Permanente physician who started one of the first hospital-based farmers markets in 2003 at Kaiser Permanente’s Oakland Medical Center. “