Who is Washington Hospital Services?

Washington Hospital Services, Inc. (WHS) is the for-profit arm of the Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA). WHS serves as a vehicle for collaboration, inspiration, and a progressive partnership on behalf of all WSHA members. Its purpose is to generate revenue and provide our members with innovative and affordable business solutions. WHS’ charge is twofold: support policy advocacy and shared service development for our members as well as external customers.

We offer the following cost-effective solutions:


Why Washington Hospital Services?

  • Our expertise
  • We work for you
  • Our longevity
  • Competitive pricing
  • Industry-specific experience
  • Comprehensive services



Washington Hospital Services is the For-Profit-Arm of the State Hospital Association. Our mission and purpose is to generate a profit by seeking, offering, and implementing superior services and programs to health care providers in the Pacific Northwest; profits are used to further the mission of the Washington State Hospital Association and reduce dues for WSHA members. We also provide contracted management and technical services to related organizations.
United claims management is the vehicle in which we deliver third party services to our clients, health care and non-health care alike.
Primarily we have served our members, hospitals and health care. We are growing to serve any industry.
Absolutely not. We are able to offer many of our services to organizations in any industry.
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Executive Leadership

Taya Briley President, WHS

Beth Zborowski Vice President, WHS

Ed Phippen Senior Director, WHS Program Development

Washington Hospital Services Administrative Team

Carol Alto Executive Assistant

Workers' Compensation

Barbara Borsi Time-Loss Adjuster

Brian Earl Sr. Director of Safety & Claim Services

Eric Gutzwiler safety coordinator

Alex Harrold Medical Only Adjuster

Debby Parker TL Claims Adjuster

Connie Pray Compliance and Time Loss Program Manager

Mike Toney Claims Assistant

Peer Review

Rich Boucher Peer Review Program Manager

Unemployment Compensation

Lex Phan Unemployment Claims Manager

Board Members

Tom Martin Sr. VP, Business Development & Chief Information Officer, EvergreenHealth


Taya Briley President, WHS


Gregg Davidson Retired Hospital Chief Executive Officer

Member at Large

Leslie Hiebert Chief Executive Officer, Klickitat Valley Health

Member at Large

Tom Jensen Chief Executive Officer, Grays Harbor Community Hospital

Member at Large

Jason Moulding Vice President, Supply Chain Management, MultiCare Health System

Member at Large

Theresa Sullivan Chief Executive Officer, Samaritan Health Care

Member at Large

Don Wee Chief Executive Officer, Tri-State Memorial Hospital

Member at Large

Hilary Whittington Chief Administrative Officer & Chief Financial Officer, Jefferson Healthcare

Member at Large

Tom Wilbur Chief Executive Officer & Superintendent, Newport Hospital & Health Services

Member at Large

Carrie Youngblood Human Resources Director, Virginia Mason Memorial

Member at Large