Our Mission

Our Vision

"We train Family Physicians to be compassionate leaders of multidisciplinary teams providing full-spectrum, evidence-based care in remote settings and areas with varied levels of resources."
"To be recognized nationally as a program with commitment to patient-centered, evidence-based, service-oriented family medicine using innovative training methods for patient care and physician leadership training.”
  1. Goal #1:
    To train Family Physicians to provide comprehensive care for patients with a broad range of medical conditions across the spectrum of acute illness, chronic illness, and preventive health strategies.
  2. Goal #3:
    To train Family Physicians in appropriate usage of evidence-based, cost-conscious strategies for diagnosis and management of patients.
  3. Goal #4:
    To train Family Physicians to lead multidisciplinary teams within the Patient Centered Medical Home in rural and underserved areas of the Pacific Northwest.
  4. Goal #5:
    To train Family Physicians to communicate efficiently and compassionately during patient, family, and community encounters.
  5. Goal #2:
    To train Family Physicians to provide individualized, compassionate care for underserved populations within the Pacific Northwest.
  6. Goal #6:
    To train Family Physicians to be effective and efficient lifelong learners.
  7. Goal #7:
    To train Family Physicians to assume medical leadership and community services roles in local communities, in the Pacific Northwest, and in the nation.