Paul A. Fishman

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Associate Professor, Health Services

Scientific Investigator
Group Health Cooperative


PhD   University of Washington, 1990   (Economics)
MA   University of Washington, 1990   (Economics)
MA   American University, 1983   (Economics)
BA   American University, 1980   (Economics)
BS   American University, 1980   (Political Science)

Contact Info


office:   H-670G, Health Science Building

1959 NE Pacific St
Seattle, WA 98195

campus box:   357660
voice:   206-616-7067
fax:   206-543-3964

Cost analysis; risk adjustment

Unmuessig V, Fishman PA, Vrijhoef HJ, Elissen AM, Grossman DC. Association of Controlled and Uncontrolled Hypertension With Workplace Productivity. J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2016 Mar;18(3):217-22. doi: 10.1111/jch.12648. Epub 2015 Aug 17.  PMID: 26279464

Reid RJ, Anderson ML, Fishman PA, McClure JB, Johnson RL, Catz SL, Green BB. Relationship between cardiovascular risk and lipid testing in one health care system: a retrospective cohort study. BMC Health Serv Res. 2015 Jul 23;15:281. doi: 10.1186/s12913-015-0884-2.  PMID: 26201968    PMCID: PMC4511977

Lafata JE, Salloum RG, Fishman PA, Ritzwoller DP, O'Keeffe-Rosetti MC, Hornbrook MC. Preventive care receipt and office visit use among breast and colorectal cancer survivors relative to age- and gender-matched cancer-free controls. J Cancer Surviv. 2015 Jun;9(2):201-7. doi: 10.1007/s11764-014-0401-3. Epub 2014 Sep 25.  PMID: 25252623    PMCID: PMC4651652

Cromp D, Hsu C, Coleman K, Fishman PA, Liss DT, Ehrlich K, Johnson E, Ross TR, Trescott C, Trehearne B, Reid RJ. Barriers and facilitators to team-based care in the context of primary care transformation. J Ambul Care Manage. 2015 Apr-Jun;38(2):125-33. doi: 10.1097/JAC.0000000000000056.  PMID: 25748261

Loggers ET, Fishman PA, Peterson D, O'Keeffe-Rosetti M, Greenberg C, Hornbrook MC, Kushi LH, Lowry S, Ramaprasan A, Wagner EH, Weeks JC, Ritzwoller DP. Advanced Imaging Among Health Maintenance Organization Enrollees With Cancer. J Oncol Pract. 2014 May 20. pii: JOP.2013.001258. [Epub ahead of print]  PMID: 24844241    PMCID: PMC4094642

Member, capstone for Sarah Chodakewitz
Early adapters: Project implementation and the 10% shared savings in Southwest Washington

Chair, capstone for Elaine Youell
Evaluation of a medication therapy management program for enrollees of a self-funded preferred provider organization (PPO)