Colville, Washington - Providence Northeast Washington Medical Group is seeking an exceptional general surgeon to join one other surgeon in our multi-specialty clinics in Colville and Chewelah, small towns in Northeast Washington. As part of the larger Providence family, we have easy access to subspecialists in medicine and surgery just 72 miles south in Spokane. Our clinics are open 8:00 am -5:00 pm Monday through Friday, and surgery call would be about every third day. Our award winning critical access hospital, Providence Mount Carmel Hospital, provides hospitalist care 24/7 for our patients, and our full-time ER serves as the focus for trauma work. The ideal candidate will be passionate about rural medicine and will enjoy the perks of outdoor recreation in spectacular scenery. Competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits and great work/life balance await you in Colville!
Colville is located in the Northeast corner of the state, about 40 miles from Canada and 35 miles from Idaho. It is spectacular country, with vast mixed-conifer forests, rugged river breaks and the mighty Selkirk Mountains rising to the east. With a population of 5000, but a drawing area of about 40,000 over a wide geographic area, there is a lot of quiet and space for everyone and excellent four season recreation, yet big-city shopping, entertainment and other amenities are just 70 miles south in Spokane.
Providence Northeast Washington Medical Group is the largest multi-specialty medical group serving Stevens, Ferry and Pend Oreille counties. More than 50 physicians and advanced practice clinicians serve patients at five clinics in Colville, Chewelah and Kettle Falls, and at two Providence hospitals in Colville and Chewelah. Our medical community is primary care based, offering a full spectrum of services including surgical and obstetrical care, endoscopy, a sleep lab and physical therapy. Colville Medical Group (now PNEWMG) developed the first rural residency track in the nation in 1986, and the opportunity to assist in the training of Family Medicine Residents interested in practicing in a rural setting remains just one of the features that sets us apart.
Providence St. Joseph Health is a family of partner organizations including Providence Health & Services, St. Joseph Health, Facey Medical Foundation, Swedish, Pacific Medical Centers, Covenant Health and Kadlec. With 50 hospitals, more than 800 physician clinics, and a variety of health and educational services that include senior care and supportive housing, the health system and its partners em...ploy more than 100,000 caregivers (employees) serving communities across seven states: Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas and Washington. PSJH’s family of organizations work together to meet the needs of its communities, especially the poor and vulnerable.