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  • Encouraging a time of membership collegiality in a relaxed atmosphere, the evening is open to all members and spouses/partners. This event is held on the first Wednesday of each month, with appetizers and the first drink hosted by SCMS! Please note, the change in parking availability. Limited Free parking availableFor event details or to register for the event, click here.

    Please contact Shelly Bonforti with any questions at   

  • The Spokane County Medical Society Foundation Wellness Program is designed to address the barriers that typically prevent physicians and physician assistants from getting the help they need. The program provides counseling and coaching services that are tailored to individual needs: it is quickly accessible at the convenience of the physician/PA, confidential, free for members, private and minimally constrained by record-keeping. read more



  • Medical Education Celebration Cruise

    SCMS is hosting an evening cruise celebrating medical education in Spokane held aboard COP member Travis Prewitt’s (UBS Bank) boat “The Serendipity” on Thursday, September 8, 2016. 

    Click here for details and event registration. 

    Due to limited space capacity on the boat and the nature of the event, invites to participate are limited to practicing physicians and physician assistants only and does not include spouses, significant others or staff.

  •     For more information and to register click here
        For question contact Karen Hagensen at (509) 325-5010 ext. 226 or

  •      Click here to register and pay online   

President's Message

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By Clinton Hauxwell, MD | SCMS President

In April 2015, Congress passed the bipartisan Medicare Access and Children’s Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act (MACRA). This bill repealed the sustainable growth rate formula (SGR), which for eighteen years had annually threatened untenable Medicare payment cuts of up to 21%. MACRA markedly alters how the government reimburses physicians for delivery of care.  Read More...

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