Providence Health & Services Program Director Dental Residency in Spokane, Washington


Spokane, Washington – Sacred Heart Medical Center (SHMC) is a regional tertiary/quaternary hospital seeking to hire an inaugural program director for its new General Practice Residency (GPR). The ideal applicant will possess a passion for hospital dentistry and resident education and be able to demonstrate a broad dental clinical skill set. This is an extraordinary opportunity for an enthusiastic and motivated individual to design a hospital-based GPR from its inception. SHMC is committed to providing the resources needed to ensure this program’s long-term success, including faculty support through the accreditation and resident recruitment processes. Priority will be given to general dentists with previous experience in hospital dentistry but interested specialists are also encouraged to apply. Enjoy a healthy work / life balance in Washington’s second largest city, Spokane.

Providence Medical Group – Eastern Washington is our physician-led network of more than 500 primary and specialty care providers in multiple clinic locations in Spokane and Stevens counties. PMG providers offer exceptional patient-centered care as a reflection of our Providence values. PMG partners with some of the region’s most advanced hospitals: Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center & Children’s Hospital, Providence Holy Family Hospital, Providence Mount Carmel and Providence St. Joseph’s Hospital.

Spokane, located about halfway between the Rocky and Cascade Mountain Ranges, is a regional medical hub, drawing patients from four states. Spokane and eastern Washington offer high quality of life features as well, including some of the nation’s cleanest air and water, responsible development in harmony with nature, and a mild four-season climate. Spokane’s affordable housing, growing arts and theater community and excellent higher education choices make it a prime destination for families and working professionals alike. Outdoor enthusiasts relish Spokane’s prime location close to skiing, hiking, whitewater rafting and other recreation.

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice clinician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.



  • Doctorate Degree, DDS or DMD from a CODA-accredited dental school

Field of Study: Dentistry

  • Certificate of completion from CODA-accredited dental residency

License: Required: Washington State Dental License


  • Required

  • Valid DEA certificate

  • Current BLS and ACLS– Healthcare Provider (must be AHA accredited) or obtained within 90 days of hire.

  • Washington State Moderate Conscious Sedation permit or obtained within 90 days of WA state licensure

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Administrative Support (Clinical)

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 157309