Health Care

WPC's Center for Health Care develops patient-centered solutions to reduce costs and improve the availability and quality of health care for businesses and individuals, providing the only detailed, independent critique of health care issues available in the Northwest.

What's New

The Looming Doctor Shortage

November 30, 2011 in Publications

Key Findings

State wants employees to pay more for health care

October 27, 2011 in In the News
The Spokesman-Review (Spokane)
Source: 
The Spokesman-Review (Spokane)
Date: 
Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Governor asks unions to re-negotiate health care benefits

October 26, 2011 in Blog

Tomorrow Governor Gregoire will be holding a press conference outlining her recommendations to address the state's budget deficit. Today her budget director Marty Brown sent a letter to state unions informing them that the Governor was re-opening the 2011-13 health care benefits agreement "in order to negotiate a reduction in the employer premium contribution."

Here is a copy of the OFM letter.

Your doctor's report card

October 24, 2011 in In the News
Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal
Source: 
Kitsap Peninsula Business Journal
Date: 
Monday, October 24, 2011

Your Doctor's Report Card

October 18, 2011 in In the News
Snohomish Times
Source: 
Snohomish Times
Date: 
Tuesday, October 18, 2011