Has vertical integration of Kaiser Permanente strengthened its market position?
No, although their vertical integration strategy is successful, Kaiser Permanente is still a relatively small player in the U.S. health care delivery market.
Yes, Kaiser Permanente is the largest vertically integrated health care delivery system in the U.S.
No, because it has not allowed Kaiser Permanente to move away from a fee-for-service revenue model.
Yes, because competitors are trying to replicate Kaiser Permanente’s fee-for-service revenue model.