Group Health Research Institute

We do practical research that helps you and your family stay healthy.
We discover ways to prevent illness and improve treatment.
We’re making health and health care better for everyone.


Business News

Kaiser Permanente receives Washington OIC's approval to acquire Group Health

The Washington State Office of the Insurance Commissioner (OIC) has completed its review and has provided approval of the acquisition of Group Health by Kaiser Permanente.

For details about the decision, read Group Health’s press release.  

Preventive Medicine

How to boost rates of cancer screening among Latinas and Black women?

Group Health patients suggested several potential solutions to Susan Carol Bradford and colleagues.

Read our Healthy Findings blog article, published in Healthcare in America.

Health Tip


Controlling blood sugar reduces dementia risk, even if you don’t have diabetes.


Our research

We study health and health care as it happens in everyday settings by everyday people, producing results that are built to work in the real world. We share our results in the public domain to benefit people everywhere.