Continuing medical education

The Department of Clinical Improvement and Prevention offers continuing medical education (CME) programs for physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners to maintain and enhance clinical knowledge and professional skills to improve patient care.

Important notice: All Kaiser Permanente Washington CME events are held virtually until further notice.

CME classes

Half-Half Buprenorphine Waiver Course
July 12, 2022
Live Online
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Cardiology for Primary Care
September 9, 2022
Live Online
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Obesity Through the Lens of Evidence-based Medicine
September 20, 2022
Live Online
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Mental Health for Primary Care
October 13, 2022
Live Online
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Geriatrics for Primary Care
December 1, 2022
Live Online
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Accreditation

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Washington certifies that the programs meet the criteria for Category 1 to satisfy the relicensure requirements of the Washington State Medical Quality Assurance Commission and the AMA Physician's Recognition Award.

CME offerings include:

  • Evidence-based medicine
  • Evidence-based guideline development and implementation
  • Skills preceptorships
  • Primary care topics
  • Population-based care
  • Outcomes management
  • Clinical practice and quality improvement
  • Workshops offering interactive small group learning