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Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any additional requirements for application?

The standard requirements, as outlined in PhORCAS, are all that are required. Should you match to our site, you will be asked to fill out an online application through our normal HR recruitment process. Successful completion of pre-employment screening including, but not limited to, a drug screen and background check will be required. Matched candidates must also meet requirements for provider credentialling and remain compliant with federal COVID-19 vaccination mandates.

Where will I be staffing?

Residents will staff at various clinics including the Spokane Teaching Health Clinic the High Risk Pregnancy Clinic, and Providence Medical Park. Residents will have direct pharmacist oversight at the Spokane Teaching Health Clinic and High-Risk Pregnancy Clinic and will have indirect oversight at Providence Medical Park. Residents will occasionally be asked to staff the centralized refill service to help cover vacations and sick calls.

Where is Spokane located?

Spokane is approximately 280 miles east of Seattle, WA, in the Inland Northwest. The greater Spokane area has a population of half a million people with an engaged active community and friendly atmosphere. The area is surrounded by a variety of nature and landscapes including rolling wheat fields, forests, snow-capped mountains, and clear lakes with a river at the center of the city. Spokane has four seasons which accommodates a wide variety of outdoor activities. With several colleges nearby, it is host to college sporting events and community sports including Hoopfest (largest 3-on-3 basketball tournament in the world) and Bloomsday (the second largest timed road race in America).

What is life like in Spokane?

Spokane has it all – great restaurants, shopping, music and other live entertainment, plus outstanding outdoor recreation such as hiking, biking, camping, boating, and skiing. For a comprehensive list of things to do in Spokane please click here.