Posts By: kmarple

Tuesday, December 12, 2023

HealthBegins blog: Going beyond ROI to measure the benefits of community partnerships

Too often health systems and payers measure the value of social health interventions solely through their bottom line, in dollars returned through...Read More

Thursday, October 19, 2023

Kaiser Permanente expands partnership with the National Center for Medical-Legal Partnership to address housing stability

Kaiser Permanente, the nation’s largest integrated, nonprofit health care provider, is expanding its innovative Health, Housing, and Justice: Medical-Legal Partnership initiative across...Read More

Wednesday, July 27, 2022

HealthBegins blog: “Why Health Systems Are Putting Lawyers on the Care Team”

One year ago, Kaiser Permanente (KP) became the first large, private integrated health system to strategically invest systemwide in medical-legal partnerships (MLPs)...Read More

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

KP Institute for Health Policy: To reduce health inequities, clinics need lawyers on the team

Social ills, such as substandard housing and food insecurity, fuel sicknesses that our health care system must then address. Now more than...Read More