Three awarded for CME teaching
he UW School of Medicine honored three distinguished
Continuing Medical Education (CME) teachers at the Oct.1
Medical School Executive Committee (MSEC) meeting.
he Community Health Advancement Program (CHAP) was named the
national Daily Point of Light Award Winner for Monday, Oct.4.
MEDEX alumni gather in Seattle
wo hundred and fifty physician assistants, invited guests and
current students representing every MEDEX Northwest class were
in Seattle Oct.2 to celebrate the program's 30th
Ramsey to compare costs for colon cancer
Ramsey, assistant professor of medicine and health
services, has received a $325,000 grant to compare two local
managed care organizations and Medicare on the direct costs of
caring for colon cancer patients.
Ramsey will collaborate with Group Health Cooperative colleagues on the
project. The second managed care organization participating in the study
is Regence Blue Shield.