In order for you to begin work and see patients, you must have obtained the following:

  1. License to practice medicine in the State of Washington
  2. Medical staff appointment(s)
  3. Faculty appointment
  4. Membership in the physicians practice plan

In addition you need to have completed any required training. Please work with your division to complete all necessary requirements.

NOTE: All sites of practice, including any at which you engage in volunteer activities, must be approved by the dean through the school and practice plan site of practice approval process. The medical malpractice liability coverage provided for you through the University and practice plan will only apply to these approved sites of practice where you are practicing in your capacity as a University of Washington faculty clinician.


UW Medicine expects all clinically active faculty to have a complete bio on their webpage.  

Annual training

UW Medicine compliance training