Washington State’s Physician Workforce


This study provides descriptions of the distribution, demographics, specialties, and education history of Washington State’s physician workforce. Three analyses have been conducted to-date based on data from the 2014, 2016, and 2021 AMA physician Masterfile.

Lead Researcher: Arati Dahal, PhD
Contact Info: aratid@uw.edu, 206-543-6548






Brief - 2016



Authors Title Type Date Documents/Media
Dahal A, Skillman SM Washington State’s Physician Workforce in 2021 PUBLICATION 07-31-2022
Full Report
Skillman SM, Dahal A Washington State’s Physician Workforce in 2016 PUBLICATION 02-01-2017
Full Report
Skillman SM, Stover B Washington State's physician workforce in 2014 PUBLICATION 08-14-2014
Full report
Skillman SM Washington's health workforce: Results from recent research PRESENTATION 01-26-2015
Skillman SM Washington's physician workforce: 2014 supply and distribution, and strategies to relieve shortages PRESENTATION 01-22-2015