Joanne Schottinger, MD, is a practicing medical oncologist and the Assistant Medical Director for Quality and Clinical Analysis for the Kaiser Permanente Southern California (KPSC) organization. She chairs the KPSC Regional Cancer Committee and directs the organization’s cancer program and its SEER-affiliated cancer registry. She also oversees the development of cancer screening outreach programs and shared decision making materials and processes. For the national Kaiser Permanente program, which currently serves almost 11 million patients, she is the clinical lead for cancer for the Care Management Institute.


Recent Posts by Joanne Schottinger

Reaching Beyond Delivery System Walls To Improve Colorectal Cancer Screening

Many value-based payment arrangements hold delivery systems accountable for achieving population health goals, which can best be met by engaging people who may never enter a medical office. Kaiser Permanente learned to reach beyond its walls to engage healthy members in colorectal cancer screening.