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Providence Rehabilitation Residency

Mission: Providence Rehab Residency aspires to cultivate advanced learning experiences to develop our residents through patient centered and evidence informed care. Together, we inspire lifelong learners who advance their profession in service to their patients. Excellence. Compassion. Integrity. Justice. Dignity.

About Us:

Both the sports and orthopedic programs have been accredited by the American Board for Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education.

One Sports Residency with Melissa Cox as the Sports Program Coordinator

One Orthopedic Residency with Daryl Ewing as the Program Coordinator

Both programs are 15 month programs with > 150 hours of 1 on 1 mentor time (4 hours per week). The program will involve > 300 hours of education including but not limited to:


  • Didactic instruction in person and independently
  • Teaching opportunity at local physical therapy department
  • Lecture and lab instruction
  • Surgical viewing

Program Requirements:

  • Licensed to practice and is in good standing in the state of Oregon
  • Graduate from accredited PT school
  • Current APTA membership from start of program

The Sports Residency will include 200 hours of venue coverage at a local high-school and will require one of the following prerequisites:

  • Certification as an Emergency Medical Responder by the American Red Cross
  • Certification or licensure as an Emergency Medical Technician
  • Certification or licensure as a Paramedic
  • Certification as a Certified Athletic Trainer by the National Athletic Trainers Association Board of Credentialing (NATABOC) in the past 10 years

The Ideal Resident is committed to lifelong learning, is attentive to details and can manage time wisely as they embody values of Providence.

Interested in applying?

Applications are taken through RF-PTCAS

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Applicants selected to progress in the process will be moved to interviews scheduled in Jan-Feb. We anticipate that successful candidates will be notified by the first week in March.