2015

Prenatal

The rate of mothers seeking prenatal care in their first trimester is not significantly different than that of the rest of the state. The rate of women who have no prenatal care is worrisome. Goal: ≤ state rate

Health Insurance

The Affordable Care Act has met insurance coverage for more than 9000 residents. Unfortunately, there are still too few providers to meet the medical needs. Goal: ≥ state rate

Suicide

The suicide rate is comparable to all of Washington state. Too many suicides, however, occur in the age group 20-34 years. Teen suicide rate is low. Goal: ≤ state rate

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