About Our Program
CertificationOur program has been fully accredited by the ACGME since 1972, also has the additional accreditation for Osteopathic Recognition. Both MD and DO residents train side-by-side which creates unique and valuable learning opportunities, with a structured curriculum to allow DO residents to continue developing advanced OMT skills. In addition to experienced Family Medicine physicians, our core faculty also includes Obstetricians, Pediatrician, Dermatologist, Clinical Psychologist, Geriatrician, and Clinical Pharmacist. This, along with our innovative schedule and ample elective time, provides training that allows our graduates to practice full-spectrum family medicine upon graduation.
About Ascension St. Vincent's Health Care
In Jacksonville, Florida, Ascension’s St. Vincent’s HealthCare operates three hospitals in addition to dozens of healthcare facilities and employs more than 5,000 associates. Across the region, Ascension St. Vincent’s provided more than $75 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Jacksonville for over 130 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia.
Welcome to Ascension St. Vincent’s Family Medicine Residency Program in Jacksonville, Florida! As one of the premier Family Medicine Residencies in Florida, we offer excellent education and the opportunity to live a family-friendly lifestyle. The Ascension St. Vincent’s Family Medicine Center, the residency program practice, has nearly 38,000 office visits annually, along with 400 obstetrical deliveries and 2,000 hospital admissions from our practice. We are also a key provider of Pediatric care in the community, with 6,000 pediatric office visits each year.