Program Highlights and/or Unique Curriculum Components
Loma Linda University Medical Center-Murrieta Family Medicine Program embodies and embraces theuniqueness of the community that it serves. We are a small community hospital with the resources of auniversity based system. As an unopposed family medicine program family medicine residents are firstline in the care of all patients across all rotations and services providing many opportunities in OB,procedures, behavioral medicine, critical care medicine, etc. Residents are provided with the opportunityto care patients from all walks of life in various clinical settings including the resident continuity clinic,hospital, and multiple community venues. We appreciate the challenges found in healthcare today andprovide much needed service to the community through our FM Resident Continuity Clinic at our FQHC-SAC Health. Our FQHC provided comprehensive care in adult medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics, andbehavioral medicine. Our faculty include and onsite therapist and psychologist. The residents' educationand training are a priority while providing an environment of inclusiveness and support. Because thisprogram is community based, residents also learn the differences in the management of varioushealthcare systems in both the private and public sector, while learning the basics of running a clinicalpractice. We invite you to visit us through our website!
Special Electives or Rotations:
Loma Linda University Medical Center-Murrieta Family Medicine Program
Martha L. Melendez, MD
28062 Baxter Road, Murrieta, CA 92563
Total # of Residents: 36
Number of PGY-1 Slots: 12