Bill: SB 5071 — 2017
Concerning family medicine residency application criteria (Keiser, Rivers, Conway)
Prohibits statewide family medicine residency programs receiving certain funds from requiring applicants who are
United States citizens and graduated from the Escuela Latinoamericana de Medicina Cuban medical school to meet any application screening criteria additional to the application criteria required of graduates of United States and Canadian medical schools.
Allows the residency program to require that the medical
graduate be certified by the educational commission for foreign medical graduates.
Hearing Date: Thursday, February 02, 2017 -- 10:00 am
WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=5071&Year=2017 (opens a new browser tab)