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Family Medicine Residency

Mission

The mission of the University of Kentucky Rural )Morehead) Family Medicine Residency Program, located at St. Claire Healthcare, is to develop and retain future physician partners in delivering a Healing Ministry to our rural populations by focusing on the Heart of Family Medicine.

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

The University of Kentucky Rural (Morehead) Family Medicine Residency Program is an ACGME accredited residency training program sponsored by the University of Kentucky College of Medicine and based at St. Claire HealthCare in Morehead, KY. Our program includes the opportunity to receive Osteopathic Recognition from the ACGME osteopathic principles committee. Our resident continuity clinics are located on the first floor of the Center for Health, Education & Research (CHER) building in Morehead and at St. Claire Family Medicine - Sandy Hook, our rural health clinic, located in Elliott County, KY and just 28 miles from the hospital. The residency is administered by the University of Kentucky Graduate Medical Education Office (GME) and residents abide by the University of Kentucky GME policies and procedures.