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Learn about the medical insurance status of Washingtonians, primary sources and affordability of insurance, and options being considered for increasing access to insurance.
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Recent reports and data
- Estimated Impact of COVID-19 on Washington State's Health Coverage - Dec. 2, 2020 (update)
- Monitoring the Impacts of the Affordable Care Act in Washington - Nov. 2020
- Hospital Uncompensated Care and Medicaid Shortfall Following Affordable Care Act - Research Brief 96, Aug. 2020
- Rapid Tapering of Long-Term Opioid Prescriptions in Washington State, January 2017 - Aug. 2020
- 2018-19 Physician Supply: Estimates for Washington State, Counties and Accountable Communities of Health - Apr. 2020
- 2012-18 Legislative District Uninsured Rates Chart Book: Washington State - Feb. 2020
- 2012-18 Congressional District Uninsured Rates Chart Book: Washington State - Feb. 2020
- 2019 WA-APCD Accomplishments - Feb. 2020
- 2012-18 County Uninsured Rates Chart Book: Washington State - Feb. 2020
- 2015-18 Uninsured Rates Chart Book for Accountable Communities of Health: Washington State - Feb. 2020
- Washington State's Uninsured Rate Increased Significantly in 2018 for the First Time Since 2014 - Research Brief 95, Dec. 2019
- Preliminary Estimates of 2018-2019 Physician Supply in Washington State - Research Brief 94, Dec. 2019
- 2017-18 Physician Supply: Estimates for Washington State, Counties and Accountable Communities of Health - Oct. 2019
- Changes in Long-Term Opioid Prescriptions Following Closure of the Seattle Pain Center, Washington All-Payer Claims Database, 2015-2017 - Oct. 2019
- Opioid Prescribing Patterns in Washington State: Trends in Opioid Prescriptions Among Adults without Cancer, 2014-2018 - Oct. 2019
- Analysis of Hepatitis C Drug Expenditures Using Transfer Function Time Series Model - Technical Brief , Sept. 2019
- Pharmacy Quality Alliance Opioid Prescribing Measurers in Washington State, 2010-17 - Research Brief 93, Sept. 2019