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The WSMA Foundation for Health Care Improvement is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, living out a vision to make Washington the best place to receive care and to practice medicine.

WSMA Foundation

About the Foundation

The WSMA Foundation for Health Care Improvement is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization, living out a vision to make Washington the best place to receive care and to practice medicine. About the Foundation


Health Equity

Caring for others means providing equitable care for all. Health Equity

Health Equity in Medicine Podcast

Free member benefit meets state requirement for health equity CME. Nonmember pricing available. Health Equity in Medicine Podcast

Health Equity M&M Webinar Series

Providing a framework for recognizing and examining our own biases. Health Equity M&M Webinar Series

Leadership Development and Action Collective

Guidance for those positioned to facilitate change in their organizations. Leadership Development and Action Collective

Inclusive Language and Health Equity Resources

Resources for medical professionals to learn about building trust with their patients. Inclusive Language and Health Equity Resources

Scholarship and Diversity Advancement Fund

An endowment to build a more diverse physician population. Scholarship and Diversity Advancement Fund

On-Demand Webinars

Catch up on our health equity webinars to date. On-Demand Webinars

Caring for Your LGBTQ+ Patients

Providing comprehensive and culturally competent care for the LGBTQ+ community. Caring for Your LGBTQ+ Patients

Caring for Your AAPI Patients

Caring for, and advocating for, Asian American and Pacific Islander peoples. Caring for Your AAPI Patients

Holding Your Own Health Equity M&M

Foster conversations among your peers within your practice or organization. Holding Your Own Health Equity M&M

DEI Committee

Incorporating a diversity, inclusion, and equity lens to everything we do. DEI Committee


Physician Wellness

Programs and resources to help strengthen resilience and help you thrive professionally in today’s health care environment. Physician Wellness


Advance Care Planning

Resources and tools to help patients and physicians have and document conversations about wishes regarding future medical care. Advance Care Planning

Honoring Choices® Pacific Northwest

Inspiring adults of all ages to create their personal end-of-life care plans, with tools they need to get started and guidance for sharing those plans with their loved ones and health care teams. Honoring Choices® Pacific Northwest

Advance Directives

Helping ensure your wishes for future medical care are known, valued, and honored. Advance Directives

POLST

POLST, or Portable Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment, helps give seriously ill patients more control over their care. POLST

Washington Serious Illness Care Coalition

A broad-based group of individuals and organizations dedicated to helping patients, clinicians, and caregivers improve the way we prepare for and treat serious illness. Washington Serious Illness Care Coalition


Foundation Board of Directors

Meet the board of directors and staff that govern and operate the WSMA Foundation for Health Care Improvement. Foundation Board of Directors


Give to the Foundation

Make an investment in yourself, your peers, and your profession by donating to the WSMA Foundation. Give to the Foundation


Foundation Donors

Thanking the corporate partners and individual donors for their generous contributions to the WSMA Foundation for Health Care Improvement. Foundation Donors


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