The Model for Preventive Medicine: Kaiser Permanente Leads Nation in 21 Quality Measures

10/25/2016 | Kaiser Permanente

Kaiser Permanente health plans in the Mid-Atlantic States, Northern California, Georgia, Colorado and Hawaii are the top five commercial health plans in the nation for controlling high blood pressure thanks to a hypertension control program hailed as a national model. Nearly 90 percent of Kaiser Permanente members have their blood pressure under control, according to 2016 National Committee for Quality Assurance Quality Compass® data. This is the eighth year in a row Kaiser Permanente has had the most number-one rankings among U.S. commercial health plans.