Caring for our communities for more than 60 years, Kaiser Permanente Northwest serves nearly 550,000 members in the Portland metro area, Salem, and southwest Washington. The region is home to 53 medical offices, 17 dental offices, 11 administrative offices as well as 2 hospitals.
Kaiser Permanente Sunnyside Medical Center (KSMC) is a top-100 rated, 196-bed acute care hospital. KSMC opened a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in November 2014. Recent ratings by America’s leading consumer magazine named Sunnyside Medical Center as 1 of 15 hospitals in the U.S. to earn top scores in both heart valve and bypass surgery.
Kaiser Permanente's 126-bed Westside Medical Center provides a range of medical services to our members and communities in the Northwest. For the fourth quarter of 2014, the Westside Medical Center scored above the 90th percentile and #1 among Kaiser hospitals for the HCAHPS (Hospital Consumer Assessment of Healthcare Providers and Systems) survey. This survey provides results from the patients’ perspectives of hospital care.
We have expanded patient care with new medical offices, including Keizer Station in Keizer and Gateway Medical Office in Portland. Featuring state-of-the-art resources — like electronic medical records, a billion-dollar EPIC imaging system, and more — our facilities house all the tools and technology needed to provide the best possible care. Kaiser Permanente member satisfaction ranked highest in the Northwest Region in the J.D. Power 2015 Member Health Plan Study.
With a 65-year history of delivering exceptional care to our members and communities, we invite you to join a team that's dedicated to the future of health and care.
Living in the Pacific Northwest
With its mild weather, diverse communities, and picturesque scenery, the Pacific Northwest has a spirit all its own. Located in the heart of the region, Portland, Oregon offers excellent schools, fine dining, art and cultural events, charming historic districts, and a variety of entertainment venues. Only a short drive from the Pacific coast or Mt. Hood, Portland and its surrounding communities in northern Oregon and southern Washington offer a wealth of outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, boating, and mountain biking.
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