The WA Portal is a digital platform created to support knowledge sharing and collaboration among health and wellness partners across Washington State.

News and Events

  • May 31, 2022

    A state report published found 60 percent of pregnancy-related deaths in Washington State were preventable. Now health professionals from across the state are using the Healthier Washington Collaboration Portal to respond to this issue and introducing a new way of thinking about care to address death by suicide and accidental opioid overdose during or shortly after pregnancy.

  • Jul 1, 2022

    The Washington Tracking Network’s Community Report tool makes it easier to understand the health of your community. The new tool lets you access all the available health measures for a given area, rather than having to select your region on each health measure. This will mean less time wading through data, making it easier to select all the measures you want to know about.

    In January the state Department of Health launched a limited version of the Community Report tool, which had download-only capabilities. The newly released full version adds Tableau dashboard visualizations that are ready for use in publications and presentations, or for just understanding the data more easily. 

  • Jun 6, 2022

    The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) is now accepting applications for the School-Based Health Centers (SBHC) Behavioral Health Improvement grant. We will award up to nine $90,000 10-month grants to improve access to and quality of behavioral health care and services in SBHCs serving K-12 students in public schools, with a focus on communities and populations that have been historically underserved.

    For more information and to apply, visit our WA Portal page. To be considered for funding, applications must be submitted by June 15, 2022.