The style of living and working in the Pacific Northwest is productive, yet cordial and informal. Summers are warm and dry, while winters are typically mild.
Below are the best methods to reach each of the hospitals served by the department of Anesthesiology at the University of Washington from the two major entry points to the region: the Ferry Terminal and the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac).
The airport is about 18 miles (29 km) to the University of Washington and its Medical Center. Harborview is a little closer to the airport, as is the VA Puget Health Care System. The Children's Hospital Medical Center is a little further away.
One can get to the University of Washington by:
University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98102
Children's Hospital Medical Center, 4800 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105
Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Avenue Seattle, WA 98104-5865
VA Puget Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108
As nice as Seattle is, sometimes it's just good to go somewhere else for the weekend. Below are some places you might like to explore outside of Seattle if you are on vacation: