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Kaiser Permanente notes early breast cancer screenings key for survivors
San Gabriel Valley Tribune

The national survival rate for breast cancer patients is 91 percent. Kaiser Permanente’s patients’ survival rate is 93 percent, noted Dr. Hong Yoon Plurad.

Plurad, a surgeon and director of the Breast Center at Kaiser Permanente Baldwin Park (KPBP) Medical Center, said that small increase in the survival rate is the result of several efforts by Kaiser Permanente.