Family Medicine Residency Program

Saratoga Hospital
Family Medicine Residency Program
 

Mission
To educate family medicine residents in the principles and practice of community-oriented family medicine, emphasizing an interdisciplinary team-based approach to improve access and provide high quality and innovative medical care to our North Country communities.

Aims
With our program, we will be providing residents:

  • Excellent clinical training, encompassing all age groups and practice situations
  • Training in state of the art technology, including point-of-care ultrasound and information technology

We also will be preparing residents to:

  • Provide culturally appropriate health care, with special attention to historically underserved patients and communities 
  • Address challenges of full-spectrum medical practice in rural and other under-resourced communities
  • Treat a diversity of health conditions, with special emphasis on behavioral health and addiction treatment
  • Work in interdisciplinary teams, effectively utilizing their training, skills and experience to maximize team based comprehensive healthcare
  • Become leaders in their communities, developing skills in community assessment and partnering with community organizations to address care gaps and community needs
  • Become advocates for their patients and colleagues
  • Foster a passion for life-long learning and continued personal and professional growth

Faculty