Osteopathic physician assistant is managed by the Washington Medical Commission. See the medical commission website for more information on how to apply for or renew your license and how to manage your practice agreements.
New Telemedicine Legislation - During the 2021 Legislative Session, the legislature passed Substitute Senate Bill 5423. This bill allows Washington state Allopathic Physicians (MDs) and Osteopathic Physicians (DOs) to consult with practitioners licensed in another state, via telemedicine, in order to diagnose and treat a WA provider's established patient. For more questions, please contact us.
Washington Health Workforce Survey – renewal requirement - RCW 18.57.050(2) requires the Board of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery to collect information pertaining to the current professional practice of osteopathic physicians at the time of license renewal. It requires osteopathic physicians to provide the requested information.