Faculty - Family Medicine Residency

Vancouver, WA

Inpatient and outpatient

PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center


Family Medicine of Southwest Washington (FMSW) is seeking an experienced Physician to join our faculty and practice within our Residency Program. We are seeking out someone who preferably has 3+ years’ experience and is willing to share their knowledge with a fantastic group of residents. Ideally, the selected candidate would be interested in rounding in maternal child and adult inpatient settings as well or has experience with OMT. Position is available due to retirement of long-term faculty member.   

FMSW is an unopposed, community-based, University of Washington School of Medicine-affiliated residency program located in Vancouver, Washington. It is a part of the University of Washington Family Medicine Residency Network and sponsored by PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center. 

Why you’ll love the practice: 

  • 25-year running program
  • Join 24 residents, 22 practicing faculty physicians and 3 physician assistants in clinical practice
  • NCQA Level III Medical Home
  • Embedded LCSW, Pharmacist, and Behavioral Health PhD
  • ~18 patients/day per clinic session
  • Shared call among faculty
  • Program founders are still leading the program

Why you’ll love Vancouver: 

  • Providers are deeply integrated into the community and a have a strong desire to care for their neighbors
  • Vancouver has a robust, independent city with over 160,000 people with the additional advantage of being part of the Portland, Oregon metro area
  • The temperate climate in eastern Washington and Oregon nurtures beautiful landscapes, bountiful fruit and vegetable harvests, and world famous flowers such as tulips and roses
  • Outdoor lovers will enjoy quick access to the Pacific Ocean, Mt. Hood, Mount St. Helens, and never-ending outdoor recreation options
  • The metro area has world class cuisine, wine, and beer which are mostly locally produced and sourced
  • Downtown Vancouver is only 9 miles from downtown Portland, 80 miles to the Pacific Coast, and 160 miles to Seattle
  • Washington State does not have state income tax

Posted April 7, 2021