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Paul A. Fishman

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Professor, Health Services


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

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

Banegas MP, Yabroff KR, O'Keeffe-Rosetti MC, Ritzwoller DP, Fishman PA, Salloum RG, Lafata JE, Hornbrook MC. Medical Care Costs Associated With Cancer in Integrated Delivery Systems. J Natl Compr Canc Netw. 2018 Apr;16(4):402-410. doi: 10.6004/jnccn.2017.7065.  PMID: 29632060

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
PubMed Central

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
PubMed Central

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

Chair, thesis committee for Dane Standish
Relationship between workplace productivity and physical activity among an employed healthcare workforce

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

Yr 2: A Targeted Approach to a Safer Use of Antipsychotics in Youth (SUAY)
Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute
PI:   Fishman           Dates:    12/25/2017 - 12/24/2018

ACTIVE Cognitive Training Trial: 20-Yr Follow-up of Functioning, Health, & Dementia
National Institute on Aging (NIA)
PI:   Willis           Dates:    7/1/2017 - 6/30/2021

A Targeted Approach to a Safer Use of Antipsychotics in Youth
Group Health Cooperative
PI:   Fishman           Dates:    2/1/2016 - 7/31/2021