Why St. Vincent's Residency Programs?

St. Vincent's is a member of Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and nonprofit health system with more than 100,000 associates serving in 20 states and the District of Columbia.

Located in Jacksonville on the St. Johns River on Florida's First Coast, St. Vincent's Medical Center has provided care for the residents of Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia for more than 90 years.

The St. Vincent's PGY-1 Pharmacy Residency Program, Family Medicine Residency Program, Podiatry Residency Program, and Schools of Medical Science have produced numerous healthcare professionals who practice locally and throughout the country. St. Vincent's is a popular site for training and it provides an excellent learning environment for students. Medical, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Dietician and Pharmacy Students are routinely found on the units.

A Unique Environment

Employment at St. Vincent's HealthCare gives residents the opportunity to explore a tradition of providing care for the sick and poor that dates back hundreds of years with St. Vincent de Paul and the Daughters of Charity. A top employer in the area, St. Vincent's HealthCare prides itself on offering state-of-art technology, medical expertise, and ministry goals of "Healthcare that Works, Healthcare that is Safe, and Healthcare that Leaves No One Behind."

Living In Jacksonville

Jacksonville is an exciting place that offers beaches, shopping, night life, and cultural and sporting events. It is home to the Jacksonville Jaguars NFL team and the site of the annual Gator Bowl, as well as major tennis and golf tournaments, including the Players Championship Golf Tournament. 

In addition to sporting activities, Jacksonville features abundant and diverse cultural opportunities including the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra, professional and amateur theaters, art museums, a science and history museum and a zoo. The Metropolitian Park is home to the nationally known Jacksonville Jazz Festival and numerous other outdoor concerts and festivals.

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