Kaiser Permanente

  • When health premiums and your budget collide

    When low premiums are a must it’s hard to beat the federal employee health benefits program. Uncle Sam pays the lion’s share of the premium and there are some bargains in the program, if you know where to look.

  • Your health plan vs. the law of averages

    Workers and retirees in the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program have several choices: They can shop around, talk with their primary physicians, or, like most people they can do nothing.

  • Open Season continues with Kaiser Permanente

    This week on the For Your Benefit radio show, hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan welcome John Patrick, FEHB director for Kaiser Permanente for the Maryland/Washington, D.C./Virginia region to the show. This is the latest in our series of weekly shows devoted to the range of health insurance plans available to feds during Open Season.

  • Open Season overview continues with Kaiser Permanente

    John Patrick and Dr. Amy Banulis from Kaiser Permanente join host Bob Leins to discuss the company’s health care plan. November 18, 2013

  • Reps from Kaiser Permanente answer FEHBP questions

    Director of Federal Sales and Account Management John C. Patrick and Dr. Fazi Sabi, OBGYN and site lead for the Gaithersburg Super Hub, join hosts Bob Leins and Tammy Flanagan to talk about the plans available to the federal employee in the Kaiser system.

  • Federal Drive interviews – Oct. 23

    Kaiser Permanente CEO George Halvorson talks e-health records. Also, BGov reporter Richard Stein gives an update on SBA’s consideration of size standards by industry.

  • Electronic medical records

    Host Bob Leins and John Elliot are joined by Kaiser Permanente’s Dr. Jaewon Ryu, Jeff Goldman and John Patrick. They discuss how health care is being changed by the widespread use of electronic medical records. November 14, 2011

  • Kaiser Permanente discusses Open Season options

    John Patrick, Director of Sales and Account Management for FEHB, and Jeff Goldman, Executive Director of Government Programs for Kaiser Permanente join For Your Benefit for a discussion on Open Season. November 15, 2010

  • Inside Government – July 24th, 2009

    Phil Glover AFGE Council of Prison Locals Legislative Coordinator

    Terry Rosen AFGE Labor Relations Specialist

    Perry Hooks President, Hooks Book Events

    Jeff Goldman Executive Director of Government Programs, Kaiser Permanente

  • EHRs And Chronic Disease Patients

    If you’re being treated for a chronic disease, you don’t want to wait for your primary care and specialty doctors to discuss your health. E-consultations and electronic health records can help doctors coordinate and communicate…