Press release

Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) continues its accountable care program with Embright and UW Medicine

Through a management services agreement between UW Medicine and Embright, Embright is managing the HCA accountable care program


January 27, 2022


SEATTLE, WA, January 27, 2022 — Embright, a clinically integrated network founded by UW Medicine, MultiCare Health System, and LifePoint Health, is managing the Washington State Health Care Authority (HCA) accountable care program for its Public Employees Benefits Board (PEBB) and School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB) through a management services agreement between UW Medicine and Embright. 

There are ~40,000 members in the Washington State HCA accountable care program benefitting from the integrated Embright network and coordination of care. 

Washington State HCA accountable care program members benefit from a comprehensive healthcare network for all ages and care needs, quality care at an affordable rate, fast appointment scheduling for primary and specialty care, coordinated care across medical providers, a custom website with an easy-to-use provider search, an online, personalized portal with access to Health Guides and real-time online chat, and one phone number to call for all the member's questions. 

"Embright is honored to support the enrolled members of the Washington State Health Care Authority through a management services agreement with UW Medicine. Members get access to the best doctors and hospitals in the state and benefit from new tools to help make healthcare navigation easier. We are excited to continue this program for Public Employees Benefits Board (PEBB) and School Employees Benefits Board (SEBB) members," said Donna Perlee, Director of Strategic Development and Contracting, Embright.

About Embright

Embright is a clinically integrated network (CIN) founded by UW Medicine, MultiCare Health System, and LifePoint Health that connects employers and providers in the design and delivery of healthcare to help members get care on their terms and stay healthy. We build custom value-based programs anchored to the Triple Aim to solve the big problems associated with quality, experience, and affordability. 


Press contact:

Jamie Kahn, Enterprise Marketing Manager

Embright, LLC

206.822.6563