The Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF) is a non-profit, non-partisan organization that focuses on national health issues, specifically the U.S. health care system. The organization conducts and analyzes health policy research, provides information to policymakers, the media, and the general public, and works to inform the public about the issues surrounding health care reform. KFF does not take positions on specific legislation or policy proposals and its research and analysis are done to provide fact-based and impartial information to assist decision-makers.
KFF's research and analysis covers a wide range of topics including: coverage and access to health care, major health care programs such as Medicare and Medicaid, private health insurance, and emerging health issues, such as COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on health care systems. The organization also provides information about the U.S. health care workforce, global health policy, and the impact of health policy on specific population groups, such as women, children, and minorities. The organization is supported by foundations, corporations and individuals, and is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.