Monthly Archives: November 2002


Kaiser Permanente pulls the plug on ailing home-health venture

  SF BUSINESS TIMES NOVEMBER 1-7, 2002 sanfrancisco.bizjournals.com Oakland HMO plowed $12 million into CareTouch spinoff BY MEG WALKER mwalker@bizjournals.com Kaiser Permanente, ending its foray into commerce, is shutting down CareTouch, an commerce and store venture launched two years ago to target the home health-care market. With former Kaiser Permanente CEO David Lawrence’s backing, Kaiser Permanente spun out CareTouch and […]