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Physician Supply Reports from 5 States

Five reports on the 2021 physician workforce across the WWAMI states of Washington, Wyoming, Alaska, [...]

UW Medicine The Huddle highlights op-ed by Dr. Janice Sabin on tackling implicit bias

UW Medicine’s The Huddle highlighted an op-ed in the New England Journal of Medicine on tackling implicit bias [...]

Insurance navigators support the advancement of health equity

Insurance navigators help individuals sign up for health insurance coverage through the Health Insurance Marketplace. The [...]

Crosscut article features interview with UW CHWS researcher Paula Kett on the important role of doulas in health equity

UW CHWS research scientist, Paula Kett, PhD, MPH, RN was interviewed as part of an investigative report [...]

New research on the evolving nature of the health services research workforce

AcademyHealth member Bianca Frogner, with funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, highlighted data on [...]

Travel nurses in high demand as health workforce shortages increase nationwide

The health care industry has lost thousands of workers since the beginning of the pandemic [...]

Staffing Up State and Local Health Departments

Public health is the foundation of American communities. But for years, state and local health [...]

Director Frogner Discusses New Study on Zero-Burnout Primary Care Practices

In the latest edition of’s Research Corner, Director Bianca Frogner breaks down a new [...]

UW CHWS June 2021 Newsletter

UW CHWS recently released the June 2021 edition of our newsletter highlighting the effect of [...]

Telling the Stories of Health Insurance Navigators

CHWS investigator Dr. Marieke van Eijk’s research on the important role of health insurance navigators [...]