A Historic LGBTQ Health Symposium on a Historic Day

A Historic LGBTQ Health Symposium on a Historic Day

I actually mentioned the coming enforcement of Section 1557 of the Affordable Care Act in my presentation at this symposium in 2014, and again on this blog in 2015.

See: Presentation: Being a Transgender Ally and Unconscious Bias – and 2nd Annual Kaiser Permanente LGBTQI Health Symposium: Future of Inclusion

Imagine, then, 2 years later, that the final regulation was released, in Washington, DC, just a few hours before history was made at this event itself. Continue reading→

ILNX: Innovation Is Never Easy

ILNX: Innovation Is Never Easy

This week is the 10th year of the Innovation Learning Network (@HealthcareILN) and its in person meeting is at the Kaiser Permanente Garfield Innovation Center (@KPGarfield).

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Save the Date: 2016 Kaiser Permanente National LGBTQ Health Symposium – Open to All

Save the Date: 2016 Kaiser Permanente National LGBTQ Health Symposium - Open to All

As the flyer says. May 13. Universal City, California

We’ll have special speakers, including
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#KPLantern is beginning – Human Centered Insights into Transgender Person Health, to make it better

#KPLantern is beginning - Human Centered Insights into Transgender Person Health, to make it better

Beginning next week, I am (temporarily) joining the nationally recognized Kaiser Permanente Innovation Consultancy (@KPInnovation) for KPLantern: Lantern is a project that Kaiser Permanente is undertaking to gain insight into the diverse experiences, challenges, and goals of being a transgender person in our current society and use that insight to better design health and care … Continue reading #KPLantern is beginning – Human Centered Insights into Transgender Person Health, to make it better

Through the eyes of interior architects: The new Garfield Innovation Center + future of healthy building

Through the eyes of interior architects: The new Garfield Innovation Center + future of healthy building

View ‘GCNext – the New Garfield Innovation Center, Kaiser Permanente 47502’ on Flickr.com Adding to my repertoire of agents for good in producing Total Health, I have recently connected with the architecture community, since community colleague Scott Kratz ( @ScottKratz ), you know the person behind DC’s most awesome future bridge park (@DCBridgePark), asked for … Continue reading Through the eyes of interior architects: The new Garfield Innovation Center + future of healthy building

Presentation: “Health is the new HIT” – Stanford University Biomedical Informatics 207

Presentation: "Health is the new HIT" - Stanford University Biomedical Informatics 207

Can’t stick to script… View on Flickr.com Even as a graduate of the University of California, it is hard to deny that Stanford is something of a place of worship when it comes to biomedical informatics 🙂 . I *think* I’ve been here before, but I’m not sure. If I was I probably didn’t fit … Continue reading Presentation: “Health is the new HIT” – Stanford University Biomedical Informatics 207

2nd Annual Kaiser Permanente LGBTQI Health Symposium: Future of Inclusion

2nd Annual Kaiser Permanente LGBTQI Health Symposium: Future of Inclusion

This post is about the Symposium itself, which was held in Universal City, California (more info and agenda here). I posted previously about my presentation here: Presentation: Being a Transgender Ally and Unconscious Bias | Ted Eytan, MD  Patients, and Doctors included We did something I have never done before this time. I often (and … Continue reading 2nd Annual Kaiser Permanente LGBTQI Health Symposium: Future of Inclusion