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Telemedicine Proclamation Extended Through October 1st
Washington state legislators approved extending telemedicine payment parity  proclamation 20-29 through October 1, 2020.  The proclamation, which has been extended multiple times, implemented Senate Bill 5385 in advance of its ...
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Free Zoom Licenses Available
The Washington Health Care Authority purchased Zoom licenses so that providers can connect with their patients remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. The agency still has a number of these licenses ...
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Pandemic Demonstrates The Importance Of This Year’s Flu Shot
WAFP's president, Dr. Lillian Wu, was interviewed for a story that aired on NPR! She explained the difficulty in ensuring patients receive the flu vaccine amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Read ...
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CME Credit Available for WAFP Coffee and Discussion Sessions
If you attended our virtual Coffee and Discussion events on April 11th or June 20th, you are eligible to earn CME credit for your attendance! Please contact us for more ...
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PPE Procurement Opportunity
We invite you to start planning now for a PPE purchasing opportunity, which will be open from Aug. 24th through Sep. 2nd. All AAFP/WAFP members (including students and residents) will ...
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In-State COVID-19 Testing From State Health Officer Kathy Lofy, MD
We recently became aware of significant delays in obtaining COVID-19 test results from some of the large commercial labs. This is very concerning because obtaining test results quickly is critical ...
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