The WMC has received concerns about these changes, which increased the MED conversion rates for Tramadol, Hydromorphone, and Methadone. Learn More

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Mental & Physical Health Language Changes in our Application

We have successfully audited and updated our state’s licensing questions to remove any possibly stigmatizing language around mental health. Seeking mental health care is both safe and encouraged. Apply here.

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Urgent Alert: Scams Targeting Healthcare Practitioners

July 3, 2024 - A fraud ring is targeting healthcare practitioners, using the Washington Medical Commission (WMC) phone number, email, and web URL. Scammers pose as Drug Enforcement Administration agents or Department of Health officials, threatening providers with regulatory or legal trouble, potential discipline, or loss of license.

These scammers use your personal information to... Read more