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A Better Way to Learn

Fast Facts on the Benefits of our Program

Benefits – Fast Facts 2019-10-29T02:44:24+00:00

We have been going strong for over 35 years, and
proudly received full accreditation from ACGME!

  • Fourth year medical student rotations in Family Medicine
  • Only residency program in the hospital; providing individualized teaching and no competition for patients or procedures
  • Excellent, respectful relationship with area specialists who participate in our didactics and in our 1:1 rotations
  • Great rapport among residents – camaraderie and friendships are strong
  • Moonlighting opportunities in our Family Medicine Center
  • Night Float in years 1 and 2; Home Call in year 3 (Residents coordinate call schedule)
  • 100% Pass Rate on the American Board of Family Medicine Certification Exam & in addition the exam fee is covered
  • Beautiful 322-bed hospital (primary facility for county), with varied pathology and a solid educational experience
  • Rotation schedule flexibility, allowing residents to pursue personal interests in electives
  • Strong OB experience, with optional C-section training
  • Highly experienced faculty, who truly enjoy teaching and mentorship
  • Medical and Dental insurance provided for resident
  • Complimentary food, both in cafeteria and Physicians’ lounge
  • Free parking at the hospital and at the Family Medicine Center
  • Comfortable call room with private bath, TV, den, refrigerator, computer, and fax
  • Fees for full Texas Medical License paid to the Texas Medical Board
  • Small town feel with access to the big city (Houston—40 miles south)
  • Abundant local entertainment and recreation with attractions such as Lake Conroe, The Woodlands Waterway, & National Parks
  • $1000 discretionary fund each year
  • $2500 transition allowance
  • 3 weeks vacation per year, in addition to 1 week CME in years 2 and 3

Please contact our Medical Education Director, Jennie Faulkner, at 1-866-782-6661 or via email at jfaulkner@lonestarfamily.org to learn more.