We help Seattle Children's Hospital's medical and allied health professional staff obtain initial staff membership and hospital privileges.

We provide support for reappointments and requests for renewal of privileges. We assist physicians with temporary privileges and privileges regarding patients over age 21.

We also maintain the medical and allied health professional staff database.

Services Offered

Medical Staff Services provides support for:

  • Credentialing and privileging processes for medical and allied health professional staff
  • Medical staff leadership and staff meetings
  • The Medical Executive Committee, Joint Conference Committee, Credentialing and Professional Standards Committee, Bylaws Committee and others as assigned
  • Maintenance of:
    • Medical staff bylaws, rules and regulations
    • Professional staff and administrative appointments
    • Credentialing database and data reporting of credentials for medical and allied health professional staff

Medical Staff Services Contacts

  • Mailing Address
    Seattle Children's Medical Staff Services
    M/S RC-405, PO Box 5371
    Seattle, WA 98145-5005
    Fax: 206-985-3103
    Email Medical Staff Services  
  • Physical Address
    4300 Roosevelt Way NE
    Seattle, WA 98105
  • Georganna Biggins, CPMSM, CPCS
    Director (governance, program management)
    Phone: 206-987-5216
  • Stacey Opdahl, CPMSM, CPCS
    Credentialing Services Supervisor (contact for general operational questions)
    Phone: 206-987-5219
  • Adriana Maldonado-Ruiz
    Credentialing Specialist, reappointments
    Phone: 206-987-5244