How to Apply

To apply to our program, submit an application through the Electronic Residency Application System (ERAS). Be sure to enroll in the National Residency Matching Program (NRMP), as we only consider those that are enrolled for first year positions in our program.

We extend personal interviews to applicants ONLY AFTER reviewing the following items:

  • Completed ERAS application
  • Personal statement
  • Graduated from medical school within 3 years of beginning training in our program
  • International medical graduates must have an active, unrestricted ECFMG certificate and be eligible to work in the United States as of June 1 of the academic year in which they begin training (example: 6/1/21 for academic year 21-22)
  • Two letters of reference – 1 must be from a FAMILY MEDICINE PHYSICIAN with whom you have rotated
  • Licensing Examination Scores
    • Have passed within two attempts:
      • USMLE Part I and Part II CK or
      • COMLEX Part 1 and Part 2 CE
    • Have passed on the first attempt:
      • USMLE Part II CS or
      • COMLEX Part 2 PE

All correspondence for the Providence St. Peter-Summit Pacific Rural Family Medicine Program in Elma should be addressed to:

Faye DeBard
Residency Coordinator

600 E. Main Street
Elma, WA 98541
360-346-2239

Providence St. Peter-Summit Pacific Rural Family Medicine Program – NRMP Match 3198120C2
Interviews are conducted every Monday from November through January (holidays excluded). We will contact you to schedule an interview only after your application is complete and has been reviewed.