King County Medical Society – November Newsletter

NOVEMBER NEWSLETTER: In this issue: *Preparing For New Opioid Regulations *Physician Suicide *Debunking Immunization Myths *Docs Talk - New Episode *New Member Update *Patient's Plea: Where Have My Records Gone? *In Memoriam - Former Virginia Mason Chairman/CEO Roger C. Lindeman, MD ========================================================================================================================= PARTNER SPOTLIGHT: NO MORE CRAPPY COFFEE! Bean Box Coffee is offering an exclusive 10% discount to [...]

By |2018-11-19T16:54:47+00:00November 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on King County Medical Society – November Newsletter

King County Medical Society resolutions pass overwhelmingly at WSMA annual meeting

The King County Medical Society delegation was a dominant force at the Washington State Medical Society annual meeting in Spokane last weekend, with seven of its eight resolutions gaining passage from the WSMA House of Delegates. In an unprecedented move, the WSMA members voted overwhelmingly to endorse Initiative I-1631, Washington’s Clean Air and Clean Energy [...]

By |2018-10-18T14:17:45+00:00October 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on King County Medical Society resolutions pass overwhelmingly at WSMA annual meeting

WSMA, King County Medical Society lead unprecedented medical endorsements for I-1631

WSMA, King County Medical Society lead unprecedented medical endorsement of Clean Air Initiative I-1631 American Lung Association, American College of Physicians, Virginia Mason and others among prominent medical supporters of 1631 In an unprecedented move, the members of the Washington State Medical Association have voted overwhelmingly to endorse Initiative I-1631, Washington’s Clean Air and Clean [...]

By |2018-10-16T10:26:25+00:00October 15th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on WSMA, King County Medical Society lead unprecedented medical endorsements for I-1631

In Memorium: Remembering Issaquah’s country doctor Ross Grimm

Ross Grimm, MD (courtesy Grimm family) By Josh Kerns - Director of Marketing and Communications In the iconic film Field of Dreams , Bert Lancaster’s character Archibald “Moonlight” Graham chooses life as a doctor over his desire to play professional baseball. And in the case of longtime pioneering Issaquah physician Ross Grimm, you [...]

By |2018-10-04T15:52:02+00:00October 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on In Memorium: Remembering Issaquah’s country doctor Ross Grimm

Welcome to your new and improved King County Medical Society

Greetings, My name is Dr. Teresa Girolami, a specialist in internal medicine, the founder of BelRed Internal Medicine in Redmond, and the president of the Board of Trustees for your King County Medical Society. The trustees, delegates and staff have worked tirelessly this year to reinvigorate the Society. We have created new committees to promote [...]

By |2018-09-27T08:45:04+00:00September 27th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

2018 Resolutions to WSMA Annual Meeting

Here are the resolutions passed by the King County Medical Society Board of Delegates.  They have been submitted to the Washington State Medical Association for consideration at the 2018 WSMA annual meeting October 13-14.  The full program for the annual meeting can be found here.   SUBJECT: Clean Air Initiative Endorsement Introduced by: Mark Vossler, [...]

By |2018-10-09T09:54:17+00:00September 26th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on 2018 Resolutions to WSMA Annual Meeting