Total Health Radio
Tune in to a free weekly podcast series that features Kaiser Permanente clinicians and subject matter experts discussing topics ranging from parenthood and nutrition to disease prevention and healthy sleep habits. Each podcast is 20-30 minutes long. Listen today by going to totalhealthradio.org, or download the podcasts from iTunes and Stitcher.
Be in the driver’s seat with diabetes
While type 1 diabetes is largely hereditary, there are specific things you can do to help prevent type 2 diabetes. The most important thing is to manage your weight. Extra pounds affect how insulin works in the body, and that’s what leads to diabetes. Regular exercise and a balanced diet are the goal; Get tips and learn more.
Welcome To South San Francisco Medical Center
Kaiser Permanente has been providing health care in South San Francisco and its surrounding areas since 1949. Our medical center includes our hospital and several outpatient facilities. We hope you find this website informative and helpful in learning about the health care services we provide.
In our accredited hospital, we provide a wide range of specialized services including cardiology, head and neck surgery, and musculoskeletal surgery. Members from Northern California travel to our Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence and at our Cancer Treatment Center . Services such as pharmacies, laboratories, and x-ray/radiology are all conveniently located near our hospital or outpatient medical offices to make it easy for you to access the care you need.
To serve our members and our community better, we are constantly updating and improving our facilities and services. The hospital was honored for its safety and efficiency, and named a 2014 Leapfrog Top Hospital.
Frank T. Beirne, FACHE
Sheila Gilson, RN
John Skerry, MD