President and Chief Executive Officer, Northwest Permanente Medical Group

Dr. Imelda Dacones is the president and chief executive officer of Northwest Permanente Medical Group in Kaiser Permanente’s Northwest region. She joined Northwest Permanente in 1999, practicing as a primary care physician in internal medicine and then as a hospitalist. She was the physician lead in planning and opening the Westside Medical Center, becoming its chief medical officer and chief of staff when it opened.


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