Rural Training Track – Life In Colville

Live Where You Serve

Colville, Washington, population 5,000, the county seat for Stevens County, is located 70 miles north of Spokane surrounded by a beautiful forested mountain landscape. Resident physicians will experience the best of small town living while developing close relationships with their patients and community.


Population of Stevens County


Median Home Value


Stevens County Residents own their home


Small businesses in Stevens County

Hiking In Spokane
Spokane Washington River
Live Music In Spokane

Activities In Colville

Colville has it all – great restaurants, shopping, music and other live entertainment, plus outstanding outdoor recreation like hiking, biking, camping, boating and skiing.

A Leader in Rural Residency Innovation

Providence Northeast Washington Medical Group established the first US Family Practice Rural Training Track in 1986. We are the longest operating rural family medicine training program in the country.  Since our inception, many other rural training tracks have patterned their programs on the success achieved in Colville. 

Your career starts here. What are you waiting for?