>2011- Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside Hospital Named 'High Performer' in U.S. News & World Report Survey. In U.S. News & World Report's annual "Best Hospitals Guide" published today, Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside Medical Center was ranked in the top 25 percent nationally for performance in the following areas of specialty care:The magazine also ranked Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside Medical Center No. 3 for quality among Portland metro-area hospitals.
>2011- Excellence in Clinical Quality, The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has awarded its highest accreditation status of Excellent, effective through August 2013, to Kaiser Permanente for service and clinical quality that meet or exceed NCQA's rigorous requirements for consumer protection and quality improvement.
>2010- Superior Health Plans. The "NCQA Health Insurance Plan Rankings 2010-2011- Private" rates Kaiser Permanente health plans among the nation's best. Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Northwest ranked 53 out of 227 plans.
>2010- Kaiser Permanente Ranked Fifth Most Innovative Health Care Company. Fast Company has recognized KP as one of the world's most innovative companies due to having the largest civilian electronic health record and for its health care innovation center that develops the future of health care. Our pioneer electronic health record system gives our 14,600 physicians immediate access to a patient's status and medical history. "This recognition is emblematic of a culture and spirit at Kaiser Permanente that enables the transformation of health care," said Kaiser Permanente Chief Information Officer Philip Fasano.