Kaiser Permanente Receives Award for Excellence in Medication Safety

For the third year in a row, Kaiser Permanente will receive the Pharmacy Quality Alliance’s annual Quality Award, an honor that recognizes health plans achieving excellence in medication safety and quality. Kaiser Permanente’s health plans in California are the winners this year, and they will receive the award at PQA’s annual meeting on May 29. In 2011, Kaiser Permanente health plans in Colorado and Hawaii were recipients; in 2012, Kaiser Permanente Northwest won the award.