New Producer Bonus Program effective June 1

Kaiser Permanente Washington is launching a new Producer Bonus Program for Large Group Sales. The program applies to enrollment of new large groups effective June 1, 2018 through January 1, 2019, with awards for both the agency and the producer. Award amount varies by size of group sold. We’re excited about this new program and […]

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Timing for producer commission payment to change

2018 Large Group Commissions

Due to our ongoing integration with Kaiser Permanente’s systems and processes, there will be impacts to producer commission payments from Kaiser Permanente Washington starting in April 2018. Payment timing To align with Kaiser Permanente’s commission process, payments will be issued on the 15th of the month (instead of the second Friday). For the April payment, […]

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Why accurate employee data is important

When we’re implementing a new account and during open enrollment activity, we ask employers to provide information for each employee enrolled in a Kaiser Permanente health plan. Accurate data helps us provide better care and information for the workforce your clients support. With this data, we’re able to send out reminders for preventive care visits […]

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Large group commission change coming in July 2018

2018 Large Group Commissions

We listened to your feedback on our commission methodology and we made some changes. Starting with July 2018 large group (51+) renewals, commission will change from a per member per month (pmpm) basis to a percentage of premium methodology. The change aligns us with industry standards and other Kaiser Permanente regions. When developing each large […]

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What is quality and why should it matter to you?

David Grossman, MD, MPH Executive Medical Director, Population and Purchaser Strategy

By David Grossman, MD, MPH; Senior Associate Medical Director, Market Strategy and Public Policy, Washington Permanente Medical Group; Senior Investigator, Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute How do you determine what health care quality is? The term is so freely used and easily claimed by so many in the health care space that it can be […]

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