Getting Started

This section describes the steps you’ll need to complete to prepare for your orientation at Harborview Medical Center.

Step 1: Pre-Orientation Documentation.  Prior to arriving at HMC please print/fill out these forms and turn them in during your first day of orientation with HMC Traveler Coordinator.

Step 2: Set up Computer Access. This section contains instructions on how to set up and manage your UW NETID and campus email.

Step 3: Review Hospital Policies. This sec­tion con­tains poli­cies that healthcare providers should be aware during their assignment at Harborview Medical Center. Please review the information in this sec­tion before your work on the unit begins.

Step 4: Com­plete Assigned Online Training. All contracted healthcare providers are required to review and complete all the assigned modules.

  • HMC Core Competencies
  • HIPPA Training and Corporate Compliance (If you have completed HIPAA training within the UW Medicine system, you should not need to take the training again. Please log in and print your certificate of completion and bring it with you to orientation. You can accomplish this using the “print this page” button after you complete all of the required modules in the course.)
  • Other assigned modules and quizzes

Step 5: Attend HMC Traveler Orientation.


HMC Traveler Coordinator

(206) 744-6514