Upcoming Events

Safe Table Learning Collaborative for Medical Officers

Friday, June 7, 2019

The Conference Center at SeaTac Airport
17801 International Boulevard
SeaTac, WA 98158


8 a.m. Check-in and Networking Breakfast
9 a.m. Welcome, Opening Remarks, and Introductions - Kim Moore, MD
9:30 a.m. Legislative and Regulatory Updates - Katie Kolan, JD
10:15 a.m. Networking Break
10:30 a.m. Addressing the Opioid Epidemic - Trish Anderson, MBA, BSN; Gregg Miller, MD
11:30 a.m. Partnership for Patients: Proposed Future Measures - Cat Mazzawy, MSN
12 p.m. Lunch
1 p.m. Standardized Discharge Summary: Optimizing Information to Improve Patient Outcomes - Jeff Clarke, MD, FACP
2 p.m. Wellness Practice Transformation Initiative: Updates from the Field - Jessica Martinson, MS
2:30 p.m. Adjourn


  • Outline the unique collaborative partnership that exists between the state medical and hospital associations, which provides a forum for senior physician leaders from hospitals and medical groups to come together, setting competition aside, in the interest of improving patient safety and healthcare quality in our state.
  • Discuss and evaluate legislation addressing health care reform, nurse staffing policy, and other challenging and promising bills impacting medicine and the delivery of care in Washington state.
  • Review the first CMO PMP Feedback reports and describe how they can be used to improve opioid prescriptions in our state; outline strategies to initiate Medication Assisted Treatment in the emergency department; and describe the key components of an overdose notification system pilot.
  • Discuss future Partnership for Patients contract work in Washington state and provide input on proposed future measures.
  • Outline the proposed clinical best-practice discharge summary, the anticipated technical work to implement the template, and the opportunity to improve transitions of care workflow for clinicians and patients.
  • Review key takeaways from the AMA Wellness Practice Transformation Initiative Bootcamp and the wellness interventions that participating organizations selected to implement and research over the next year; and identify opportunities for supporting wellness improvement efforts across the state.

CME Credit

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Washington State Medical Association (WSMA) and Washington State Hospital Association (WSHA). The WSMA is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The WSMA designates this live activity for a maximum of 4.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity meets the criteria for up to 4.25 hours of Category I CME credit to satisfy the re-licensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission.