New License for International Medical Graduates Available

The Washington Medical Commission has announced that internationally trained medical graduates (IMGs) in Washington state may now obtain a two-year medical license for clinical experience. Licensees will have the option for one renewal, totaling four years of practice time in the field. IMGs must meet certain educational criteria, pass a background check, and maintain a practice agreement with a physician licensed in Washington state. For questions or to apply, visit WMC’s IMG Clinical Experience License page.