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About the Health Care Authority (HCA)

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Programs and initiatives

The Health Care Authority serves more than 2 million Washington residents through the Apple Health (Medicaid) program and the Public Employees Benefits Board (PEBB) Program. We also have other programs and initiatives to help ensure we are offering better health, better care, and lower costs.

Explore our programs.
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Who we are

We are committed to whole-person care, integrating physical and behavioral health services to create better results and healthier residents.

Learn more about us.
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Data and reports

Data is one of HCA's most valuable assets, helping strengthen our ability to make decisions based on reliable, timely, and accurate information. HCA’s data strategy demonstrates a commitment to ensuring that all Washingtonians have access to the care they need when they need it.

See reports, dashboards, and learn more about our strategy.
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Other administrative activities

The Health Care Authority administers fraud prevention, program integrity, and public disclosure activities, ensuring government transparency and the responsible use of public funds.

Learn more about these activities.
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News

Health care changes rapidly in today's world. Stay on top of what's happening at the Health Care Authority. View our news, subscribe to text or email alerts, or join us on social media. 

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