Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a new test for COVID-19 that combines the speed of over-the-counter antigen tests with the accuracy of PCR tests that are processed in medical labs and hospitals.
Two University of Washington scientists have developed a statistical framework that incorporates key COVID-19 data to model the true prevalence of the disease in the United States and individual states.
In a new University of Washington study of people experiencing homelessness in King County, unpaid medical bills were their primary source of debt, and that debt extended their period of homelessness by an average of two years.
About three-quarters of U.S. workers, or 108 million people, are in jobs that cannot be done from home during a pandemic, putting these workers at increased risk of exposure to disease. This majority of workers are also at higher risk for other job disruptions such as layoffs, furloughs or hours…
Faculty at University of Washington and around the country have had to adapt to the new reality of teaching in a post-COVID world, which means developing creative strategies to teach hands-on material remotely