Ascension Providence Hospital Program Details

Program Features
The following features are included in the Family Medicine Residency Program:

  • 47,000+ outpatient visits per year - double the number of patients at most other family medicine programs in Michigan
  • Two family medicine centers - a suburban/urban practice model in Southfield and a small town practice model in South Lyon
  • Emphasis on the personal medical home, prevention and chronic disease management
  • Excellent facilities
  • State-of-the-art simulation lab for learning
  • Curriculum content structured with flexibility
  • Osteopathic medicine curriculum and training
  • Opportunities include inpatient and outpatient patient-centered care, family centered maternity care, sports medicine, office procedures, care of the poor, care of the elderly, international medicine, community service, and osteopathic manipulative treatment
  • A top 100 teaching hospital with both depth in medical education resources and rotations designed specifically for family medicine residents
  • 100% pass rate on ABFM certification exam and AOBFP certification exam
  • Strong academic program affiliated with Michigan State University College of Human Medicine and College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Excellent practice opportunities within the Ascension Medical Group available locally and nationally upon graduation
  • Strong presence of family medicine within hospital system
  • Collegial atmosphere for medical education
  • Consistent continuous ACGME accreditation
  • ACGME Osteopathic Recognition Residency Program
  • 27 resident positions total with over 16 core facility members; high faculty/resident teaching ratio in office and hospital
  • Emphasis on teaching relationship expertise, life-long learning, evidence-based practice, and leadership
  • Sports Medicine Fellowship

Ascension Providence Hospital sponsors 17 residency and fellowship programs with more than 146 total house staff. The hospital has participated in graduate medical education since 1903.

For more information go to:  Family Medicine - Curriculum

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