Developing Rural Residency Program – Newport, OR
Samaritan Coastal will be a 1-2 Rural Training Track affiliated with Samaritan Family Medicine Residency in Corvallis, OR. Training will take place in a rural critical access hospital in the vibrant and economically diverse coastal community, Newport. Newport is on the beautiful central Oregon coast about 1 hour from Corvallis.
We are developing curriculum to focus on:
- Full spectrum training with holistic focus
- Strong focus on developing leaders
- Progressive curriculum
- Strong community ties with a community centered mission
We enjoy full and strong organizational support. We are participants in COMPADRE grant which identifies learners as early as medical school to engage in rural-based training competencies