The Southeast Permanente Medical Group

The Southeast Permanente Medical Group is an integral part of Kaiser Permanente. Our physicians can coordinate virtually every aspect of patient care - from referrals to laboratory tests to medications. With everything under one umbrella, our patients receive the highest continuity of care.

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  1. Researchers aim to improve powerful prediction tools that help clinicians identify patients at high risk for suicide.

    The post New Kaiser Permanente Study Will Examine the Role of Opioid Use in Suicide Risk appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.

  2. PASADENA, Calif. — A Kaiser Permanente study of more than 80,000 children born over a 4-year period showed that the prenatal Tdap vaccination (tetanus, diphtheria, acellular pertussis) was not associated with...

    The post Tdap Vaccination for Pregnant Women Does Not Increase Risk of Autism, Kaiser Permanente Study Finds appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.

  3. Kaiser Permanente members in Northern California are 52 percent less likely to die from colorectal cancer since the health care system launched a comprehensive, organized screening program, according to a...

    The post Kaiser Permanente Northern California’s Colorectal Cancer Screening Program Saves Lives appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.

  4. Electronic health record-enabled tools, free screening tests and reminder letters help increase cancer screening rates in traditionally underserved patients.

    The post Community Health Centers Can Help Boost Rates of Colorectal Cancer Screening, Kaiser Permanente Study Shows appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.

  5. Large, long-term study finds patients develop half as much nerve, kidney and eye disease after bariatric surgery.

    The post Kaiser Permanente Researchers Link Weight-Loss Surgery to Lower Risk of Diabetes Complications appeared first on Kaiser Permanente.