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Recent reports and data
- 2020-21 Physician Assistant Supply: Estimates for Washington - May 2022
- Evaluation of Using the 2020 ACS Experimental Weights for Washington State Health Coverage Estimates - Research Brief 106, Mar. 2022
- Hospital Mergers in Washington, 1986-2017 - Research Brief 105, Mar. 2022
- Increased medical and emergency department claims for asthma following wildfire smoke exposure in Washington state, 2014-2018 - Research Brief 104, Mar. 2022
- 2020-21 Physician Supply: Estimates for Washington - Oct. 2021
- 2020-21 Physician Supply: Estimates for Counties - Oct. 2021
- 2020-21 Physician Supply: Estimates for Accountable Communities of Health - Oct. 2021
- COVID-19 Diagnoses, Treatments, Outcomes, and Costs in the Washington All-Payer Claims Database, March - December 2020 - July 23, 2021
- Estimated Impact of COVID-19 on Washington State's Health Coverage - July 9, 2021 (final update)
- Increasing Diagnosis Severity in Hospital Discharges in Washington State, 2014-2019 - June 10, 2021