Welcome to Washington State Healthcare Leaders Association (WSHLA)

A professional state association founded by healthcare leaders for healthcare leaders in 1956

Leadership  |  Collaboration | Integrity | Education | Advocacy

Supporting the continual professional development of our members, Washington State Healthcare Leaders Association advances leadership, administration, and best practices in healthcare through the sharing of information, education, advocacy, and networking activities. We stand for integrity and work toward collaboration with those who share our vision and core principals. For over fifty years, Washington State Healthcare Leaders Association has been contributing to the success of its members as they lead healthcare teams and oversee their medical practices.

Founded in 1956 by a small group of concerned practice managers, this thriving association continues its support of healthcare leaders, managers, administrators and executive members from all over Washington.

Whether you are new to healthcare or a seasoned professional, we welcome you join the WSHLA family.


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Annual Conference

Information for 2025 Pacific Northwest Medical Management Conference Coming soon!​


Highlights from the 2024 Pacific Northwest Medical Management Conference



Job Board

Look for and post jobs on the WSHLA online job board. This service is open to both our members and non-members. As a benefit of WSHLA membership, members receive a discount on the job posting fee and always receive email notification when new jobs are posted.


Join an exciting network of healthcare leaders in Washington. WSHLA offers several categories of membership each with special privileges and benefits. We welcome new members looking for support at any time. Learn more about WSHLA member benefits, categories, fees, and the approval process.

Member Webinar Series

Free, live education offered monthly for WSHLA Members. The on-demand library lets you access recorded webinars on your own time.
Join us for our next webinar
Effective Communication With Physicians & Employees
August 13, 2024 - 10 AM Pacific