An overview of WSMA's many programs and services that help improve the practice of medicine for our members and their staff.
Clinical Quality Programs
Advancing quality improvement — Our quality and wellness initiatives support you in reducing burnout and administrative burden, ultimately helping you reconnect with joy in your profession and provide the best care for your patients.
Protecting you, your profession, and your patients — Our full-time government affairs and policy teams are on the ground in Olympia every day advocating for your best interests. As the largest physician professional association in the state, we not only raise up the physician voice, we also bring clout, credibility, and influence to legislative and regulatory actions.
Equipping you to lead — Our top-notch leadership courses are best in class, equipping physician leaders to influence the business of medicine. We offer leadership development and professional training opportunities for physicians at all stages of their career.
Education & Professional Development
Enhancing your lifelong learning — The WSMA directly offers CME activities, educational opportunities, and continuing professional development encompassing a broad range of subjects for physicians and physician assistants. Access real-time and on-demand webinars and seminars, plus a wide variety of other educational activities to enhance medical and non-medical competencies.
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Supporting you — With your WSMA membership, most members receive a $300 discount on their liability premium with Physicians Insurance, providing a trusted par tner to help physicians, groups, and facilities manage risk and improve health care quality and patient safety. Call Physicians Insurance at 206.343.7300 for details.
News & Publications
Informing you — As a member, we arm you with the news you need to know via our various communications. Members exclusively receive WSMA Reports, our flagship magazine; Membership Memo, our e-newsletter; and Weeklys Rounds, a personal message and reflection from WSMA's CEO.
Providing on-demand information — The WSMA online knowledge bank covers various topics including employment; payer or network sponsor contracting; medical and recreational marijuana; social media; and peer review. The Washington Physicians' Guide to Health Law 5th Edition—a $350 value—is a benefit exclusive to members.