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.

CME Classes

Behavioral Health for Primary Care (PDF)

When: Friday, Sept. 23, 2016
Cedarbrook Lodge, Tukwila, WA

Credits: 7.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Contact: Christopher Scott, 206-326-3934


Type 2 Diabetes Cases

When: Online, anytime

Credits: 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Contact: Maria Cardenas-Anson, 206-326-2084

Insulin Management in Obese Type 2 Diabetes

Online, anytime

Credits: 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™

Contact: Maria Cardenas-Anson, 206-326-2084


Group Health Cooperative is accredited by the Washington State Medical Association CME Accreditation Committee to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

Group Health Cooperative 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