Member Personas, arrived at Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health

Member Personas, arrived at Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health

Dominique, a member who is also a veteran (View on Flickr.com Nine member personas, encompassing a breadth of health and life experience, arrived for installation at The Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth). I could tell instantly how they’ll transform the experience of learning about total health. We’re looking forward to them teaching you, too. Updates … Continue reading Member Personas, arrived at Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health

Presentation: Walls, Ceilings, Closet Doors (Things Worth Shattering): Total Health and Social Innovation

Presentation: Walls, Ceilings, Closet Doors (Things Worth Shattering): Total Health and Social Innovation

This is a 2015 Update on the Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth), the Social Innovation Center of Kaiser Permanente, including examples of social movements and interventions that have been born or amplified since 2011. Continue reading→

Photo Friday: Walls, Ceilings, Closet Doors - the things social innovators shatter.

Photo Friday: Walls, Ceilings, Closet Doors – the things social innovators shatter.

Floors we tend to save and build upon…

The demolition of the interior of the Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health (@KPTotalHealth) began this week, to prepare for the next version that we call #CTHNext. The sledgehammers that we wielded caused me to reflect on the work and people we’ve been involved with to date who also shatter things: Continue reading→

Members at The Center of  (our) Total Health World

Members at The Center of (our) Total Health World

These are a few of the member personas that are being modeled in three dimensions to tell the story of Total Health when the Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health v2.0 (#CTHNext) opens after labor day. Continue reading→

Photo Friday: Goodbye Center for Total Health V1, Time for #CTHNext

Photo Friday: Goodbye Center for Total Health V1, Time for #CTHNext

As the sign says in the photograph. It is time to move into the future again, inclusively, even with different abilities . Today was the last day of operation of the Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health Version 1, as we prepare for demolition and rebuilding of the space. Follow our hashtag #CTHNext and the … Continue reading Photo Friday: Goodbye Center for Total Health V1, Time for #CTHNext

Photo: MakerDocsDC April

Photo: MakerDocsDC April

This month’s MakerDocsDC featured some special guests, MakerDocs in their own right, physical activity champions and leaders in integrated care delivery (Bob Sallis, MD FACSM) and academic medicine (Pat McBride, MD MPH FACC). Not pictured is Liz Joy, MD, MPH, FACSM, Medical Director of Clinical Outcomes Research at Intermountain Healthcare. Bob, Pat, and Liz stayed … Continue reading Photo: MakerDocsDC April

Just Read: Eliminating Racial Disparities in Medicare Advantage Plans

Just Read: Eliminating Racial Disparities in Medicare Advantage Plans

Yesterday I had the opportunity to reconnect with colleagues in the Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, and specifically the current class of fellows in the “iconic” Yale Program (@RWJFCSP_Yale) Our interaction took place both in the awesome Logan Circle neighborhood in Washington, DC, as well as a tour of the Kaiser Permanente Center for … Continue reading Just Read: Eliminating Racial Disparities in Medicare Advantage Plans