1. Advanced Gastroenterology and Nutrition
  2. Audiology
  3. Autism
  4. Bariatric Surgery
  5. Behavioral Health
  6. Billing
  7. Blood Donation
  8. Branchburg Family Health Center
  9. Breast Care Program
  10. Bright Tomorrows Preschool and Child Care Center
  11. Briteside Adult Day Center
  12. Cancer Care
  13. Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
  14. Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation
  15. Center for Advanced Weight Loss
  16. Center for Bone and Joint Health
  17. Center for Healthy Aging
  18. Center for Nutrition and Diabetes Management
  19. Central Jersey Regional Memory Center
  20. Child Development Center
  21. Cornerstone Family Practice
  22. County Line Family Practice
  23. CPR Training Center
  24. DaVinci Robotic Surgery
  25. Daycare
  26. Delaware Valley Family Health Center
  27. Developmental Pediatric Associates
  28. Diabetes
  29. Diabetes / Center for Nutrition and Diabetes Management
  30. Diabetes and Endocrine Associates of Hunterdon
  31. Donate Blood
  32. Donate to Hunterdon Healthcare
  33. Early Intervention Program
  34. Emergency Department
  35. Employment
  36. Family Medicine
  37. Family Medicine Residency Program
  38. Geriatrics
  39. Hearing
  40. Hearing Aids
  41. Heart & Vascular Care
  42. Highlands Family Health Center
  43. Hip Replacement
  44. Home Health
  45. Hopewell Family Practice & Sports Medicine
  46. Hospice
  47. How to Make an Appointment
  48. Hunterdon Behavioral Health
  49. Hunterdon Center for Dermatology
  50. Hunterdon County Special Child Health Services Case Management Unit
  51. Hunterdon Health and Wellness Centers
  52. Hunterdon Healthy Connections
  53. Hunterdon Infectious Disease Specialists
  54. Hunterdon Lifeline
  55. Hunterdon Medical Center Foundation
  56. Hunterdon Pediatric Associates
  57. Hunterdon Regional Breast Care Program
  58. Hunterdon Regional Cancer Center
  59. Hunterdon Regional Community Health
  60. Hunterdon Regional Pharmacy
  61. Hunterdon Women’s Imaging Center
  62. Hunterdon Wound Healing Center
  63. Infusion Services
  64. Integrative Medicine Program
  65. Knee Replacement
  66. Laboratory Services
  67. Lifeline
  68. Mammography
  69. Maternity
  70. Medical Imaging
  71. Memory Center
  72. Neurodevelopmental Pediatricians
  73. Nursing Services
  74. Nutrition
  75. Pain Management
  76. Palliative Care
  77. Partnership for Health
  78. Pediatric Rehabilitation
  79. Pediatric Speech and Hearing Services
  80. Phillips Barber Family Health Center
  81. Physical & Occupational Therapy
  82. Physicians
  83. Primary Care
  84. Psychiatric Associates of Hunterdon
  85. Pulmonary Care
  86. Riverfield Family Health Center
  87. Sleep Disorders Centers
  88. Speech & Hearing
  89. The Child Development Center
  90. The Early Intervention Program
  91. Visiting Health and Supportive Services
  92. Volunteer Resources
  93. Weight Loss
  94. Wellness Centers
  95. Wound Healing
  96. X-ray
 

Hunterdon Family Medicine Residency

Our Mission

The primary mission of the Hunterdon Medical Center Family Medicine Residency Program is to educate residents utilizing the values and precepts which are fundamental to the way medicine is practiced by family physicians in Hunterdon County, New Jersey, so that they themselves may graduate as family physicians who can provide this model of exemplary primary care to their patients, their patients' families and the communities which they serve.

Because of the respect that family medicine enjoys in Hunterdon County, residents have a unique opportunity to see how effective a family physician can be. Every facet of Hunterdon's integrated delivery system is utilized to enhance the resident's understanding of the full impact of family practice in this country. Our mission allows us to move toward our ultimate vision in family medicine education. This vision is to create a humanistic and compassionate form of education which models completely the humanism and compassion that we teach in the doctor-patient relationship.

 

Our Hospital

Hunterdon Medical Center was created in 1953 with the vision of an integrated health care delivery system in mind. This vision encompassed the following:

  • primary care would be delivered by family physicians in the community.
  • consultative and specialty care would be hospital-based with patients returned to their personal physicians.
  • The hospital would be a training center for family physicians.

This system has worked remarkably well with Hunterdon Medical Center currently enjoying one of the best quality care outcomes in the country, as well as having one of the lowest per capita costs for hospitalization in the nation. Family medicine is REAL in Hunterdon County.

The centerpiece of the Hunterdon Healthcare System is Hunterdon Medical Center. The Medical Center has 178 beds, including advanced medical and surgical units, a 12 bed Intensive Care/Coronary Care Unit, a 20-bed Same Day Surgery Center, a 20-bed Maternity and Newborn Care Center which was one of the first single-room maternity centers in New Jersey, a 10-bed Pediatric unit and a 14-bed Behavioral Health wing.

 

University Affiliation

Hunterdon Medical Center has enjoyed a major teaching affiliation with Rutgers University - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School since 1972 and has been involved with the teaching of medical students in physical diagnosis, office preceptorships, third-year clinical rotations and fourth-year electives and sub-internships.

This affiliation allows extended learning beyond Hunterdon, including a variety of exceptional programs such as Advanced Life Saving in Obstetrics, conferences on professionalism, career development, medical-legal issues, contracting and negotiations, research and other scholarly activities.

Hunterdon Medical Center additionally has teaching affiliations and regularly welcomes medical students from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine, Rutgers University - New Jersey Medical School, and Temple University School of Medicine.

David Skillinge, DO., FAAFP, FACOFP
Vice President and Program Director, Family Medicine Residency
Designated Institutional Official

Director, Family Medicine Residency
Hunterdon Medical Center
2100 Wescott Drive
Flemington, NJ 08822
Telephone: 908-788-6160

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