Welcome to Kaiser Permanente Washington
Health Research Institute

We discover ways to prevent illness and improve treatment.
We're making health and health care better for everyone.


healthy findings

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Ask an epidemiologist: Where to learn about COVID-19

There’s much confusion about the new disease, but numbers don’t lie. The challenge is finding the right ones.

Behavioral Health

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Surviving an FFP: COVID-19

Dr. Jennifer McClure shares advice and resources for staying physically and emotionally well during the COVID-19 crisis, and beyond.

healthy communities

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30 years of evaluations to improve community health

CCHE is devising new ways to find the interventions that most benefit community health and how best to measure them.


Our research

We study health and health care as it happens in everyday settings by everyday people, producing results that are built to work in the real world. We share our results in the public domain to benefit people everywhere.