Curriculum

The Valley Health Team Family Medicine Residency Program (VHTFMRP) offers a three year (36 month) residency program. The duration of residency training is specified by and subject to change by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education Residency Review Committee on Family Medicine (ACGME-RRC). The VHTFMRP has its Family Medicine Center at Valley Health Team Central Fresno Community Health Center. All residents are expected to compete each rotation as scheduled. 
*Note: There are 13-four week blocks in 12 months.

Block Rotations

PGY-1
Rotation Location
Family Medicine Inpatient (2 blocks) CRMC
Medicine Inpatient CRMC
ICU CRMC
Cardiology (Inpatient) CRMC
OB/Gyn CRMC
General Surgery (Inpatient & Outpatient) CRMC
Orthopedic Surgery (Inpatient & Outpatient) CRMC
Emergency Medicine CRMC
Orientation VHT
Outpatient VHT
Community Medicine VHT
Community Health VHT

PGY-2
Rotation Location
Family Medicine Inpatient CRMC
Medicine Inpatient CRMC
OB/Gyn CRMC
Rheumatology CRMC
Emergency Medicine CRMC
Pediatric Inpatient VCH
Sports Medicine VCH
Rural Family Medicine Clinics VHT
Family Medicine Clinic VHT
Rural Family Medicine Clinics UHC
Behavioral Health
Elective (2 Blocks)

PGY-3
Rotation Location
Rural Family Medicine Clinics VHT
Ambulatory Procedures VHT
Community Project & Advocacy VHT
Family Medicine Clinic VHT
Endocrinology / Diabetes CRMC
OB/Gyn CRMC
Pediatric Emergency Medicine VCH
Rural Family Medicine Clinic UHC
Pediatric Clinics
Geriatrics
Surgical Sub-specialties
Electives (2 blocks)