Kaiser Permanente Leads the Nation in 13 Medicare Measures

Kaiser Permanente leads the nation among Medicare health plans with the most number-one national rankings, receiving top marks for the country in 13 out of 37 effectiveness of care measures.

The measures assess the performance of national health plans on nearly four dozen clinical and service standards. The information was released publicly as part of the 2012 National Committee for Quality Assurance’s Quality Compass® dataset for Medicare annual report.