Individual Study / KPNC

Kaiser Permanente Northern California Medical Care Program

Kaiser Permanente Northern California Medical Care Program

Initiatives -
The program, established in 1946, provides comprehensive, integrated care to onethird of the population in its Northern California service areas in the San Francisco Bay region, Sacramento, and less urbanized communities. It is a closed, staff model plan with capitated payment. Information from computerized clinical and patient data systems is used to provide care and manage utilization, not to process insurance claims.
Start Year
1998
End Year
2007
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Design

Study design
Population cohort

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
3,200,000
Number of participants with biosamples

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://divisionofresearch.kaiserpermanente.org...