Washington State

1 PatientRightsAdvocate.org, “Third Semi-Annual Hospital Price Transparency Compliance Report,” August 2022, https://www.patientrightsadvocate.org/august-semi-annual-compliance-report-2022, p.19. 

2 The New York Times, “Profit Over Patients: They Were Entitled to Free Care. Hospitals Hounded Them to Pay,” By Jessica Silver-Greenberg and Katie Thomas, September 24, 2022.

3 Innovation for Justice, University of Arizona and the University of Utah, “Medical Debt Policy Scorecard,” May 2022, https://www.medicaldebtpolicyscorecard.org/state/WA

Lown Institute, “Lown Institute Hospitals Index: 2022 Results Fair Share Spending,” April 2022, https://lownhospitalsindex.org/2022-fair-share-spending/  

All data as of January 2023.