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Emergency doctors’ report faults state

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Washington trails all but two other states in providing hospital beds for mentally ill patients, according to a report released Thursday.

The state is also among the least prepared for a public-health disaster, but it does lead the country in high seat-belt use and low infant-mortality rates, according to the far-ranging Report Card on Emergency Care Environment by the American College of Emergency Physicians.

Overall, Washington placed 35th out of 51 (the District of Columbia is included), earning a D+…

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