Helpful Information on the Web

To help UMP Plus – Puget Sound High Value Network (UMP Plus – PSHVN) members be their own best advocates, here is a list of websites that people are encouraged to visit, learn from and reference prior to making health care decisions:

Washington State Health Care Authority Websites

Other Online Resources

Washington Health Alliance (WHA) Community Checkup

Community Checkup is WHA's annual report, which highlights health care quality and value at medical groups and hospitals in Washington state. Consumers use the data to help choose a primary care home.

Other Washington Health Alliance-produced cost and quality reports

Own Your Health

This campaign is designed to empower people to become active participants in their own health care. The website provides trustworthy information, helpful tips and handy tools to help you take control of your health care.

Your Voice Matters

This initiative is designed to understand patients’ experience with their primary health care providers. This is the only report of its kind in the Puget Sound area. Both medical group and clinic results are available on the Alliance’s Community Checkup website.