Parkside Medical Offices
Kaiser Permanente consistently ranks among the top health plans in the nation for quality and customer satisfaction. According to the 2013-2014 National Committee for Quality Assurance’s Insurance Plan Rankings, Kaiser Permanente is the top rated commercial health plan in Colorado. Kaiser Permanente Colorado’s 2014 Medicare plan received 5 stars from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, the program’s highest rating.
In Southern Colorado specifically, Kaiser Permanente has launched innovative, personalized care programs, such as Kaiser Permanente Hospital Medicine at Memorial Central and North Hospitals, and Kaiser Permanente Care Connections.
Kaiser Permanente is dedicated to improving the health of its members and the communities it serves. In 2013, Kaiser Permanente donated approximately $500,000 to Southern Colorado nonprofit and community-based organizations; continued its $1 million commitment to provide scholarships and loan repayments to allied health and nursing students in Southern Colorado who elect to spend two years working in safety net clinics following their graduation through the Care Equity Project; and issued a $130,000 donation to the American Red Cross with funds specifically earmarked to support the Pikes Peak Chapter.
About the Kaiser Permanente Parkside Medical Offices
Open Date: January 2015
Address: 215 Parkside Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80910
Square Footage: Approximately 20,000 square feet
- Primary Care: Family Medicine
- Specialty Care: Coming soon
- Laboratory: Draw station and testing area
- Medical Imaging: Routine radiology services
- Pharmacy: Fully stocked dispensing pharmacy for patients
The Parkside location will be a LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) certified building for commercial interiors. Some of the features that will be added to the building include:
- New efficient mechanical systems
- Construction waste management/recycle
- LED lighting and controlled lighting systems
- Low VOC (volatile organic compounds) paints, fabrics, adhesives, flooring
- Energy Star efficient equipment
- Use of recycled materials and sustainable certified wood products
- Green Power
- Accessibility to alternate forms of transportation
About Kaiser Permanente Colorado
Kaiser Permanente Colorado is the state’s largest nonprofit health plan, proudly working to improve the lives and health of Colorado residents for 45 years. Kaiser Permanente Colorado provides comprehensive health care services to more than 585,000 members through 28 medical offices and a network of affiliated hospitals and physicians. The health plan was named “Highest in Member Satisfaction” among Commercial Health Plans by J.D. Power and Associates for the seventh straight year. Kaiser Permanente was recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as the top- ranked commercial health plan in Colorado and the fourth ranked Medicare plan in the nation. Kaiser Permanente was also recently recognized as a 2012 Hypertension Champion by Million Hearts™. In 2013, Kaiser Permanente proudly directed more than $96 million to community benefit programs to improve the health of all Coloradans.