Raynard Washington, PhD, MPH

Raynard Washington, PhD, MPH

CPHI Adjunct Fellow

Title: Chief Epidemiologist, Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Email: raynard.washington@phila.gov

Public Health Interests:

Epidemiology, Health Disparities

Current Public-Health Related Activities:

Raynard Washington is the Chief Epidemiologist at the Philadelphia Department of Public Health.

Select Publications:

Martsolf, G., Barrett, M., Weiss, A., Washington, R., Steiner, C., Mehrotra, A., Coffey, R. Impact of Race/Ethnicity and Socioeconomic Status on Risk-Adjusted Readmission Rates: Implications for the CMS Hospital Readmissions Reduction Program. INQUIRY: The Journal of Health Care Organization, Provision, and Financing, 2017; 53, 0046958016667596

Washington, R., Steiner, C., Friedman, B. Patterns and causes of hospital readmissions in patients with multiple chronic conditions. Annals of Epidemiology 24 2014; (9), 697

Witt, W., Coffey, R., Lopez-Gonzalez, L., Barrett, M., Moore, B., Andrews, R. Washington, R. Understanding Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Post-Surgical Complications Occurring in U.S. Hospitals. Health services research, 2017; 52(1), 220-243.