Use of Statistics at Kaiser Permanente

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In addition to that it also highlights the use of inferential statistics in the organization. Apart from that the paper evaluates the use of four levels of measurement in the organization. In addition to that the role of proper interpretation of statistical information in efficient decision making has also been described by the paper.
Use of Statistics at Kaiser Permanente
Introduction
Kaiser Permanente was founded in the year 1945. It is one of the united State of America's largest not for profit health care delivery services. It serves about 9.1 million members. The headquarters of Kaiser Permanente is situated in the city of Oakland, which is in the state of California. (Kaiser Permanente, 2013) The Kaiser Permanente organization consists of the following three major components;
Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and the subsidiaries of these hospitals. (Kaiser Permanente, 2013)
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Inc. (Kaiser Permanente, 2013)
The Permanente Medical Groups. (Kaiser Permanente, 2013)
At Kaiser Permanente, the primary decision makers are the physicians. In addition to that, The Permanente Medical Groups keeps on devising methods through which the Kaiser Permanente organization can provide its members with high quality and efficient health care…