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Welcome from our Program Director

We are delighted that you are interested in the Orange Park Medical Center (OPMC) Family Medicine Residency, and we hope you will take a serious look at our program. The program launched in 2015 and we are excited about the continued growth of graduate medical education at our institution and the exciting academic opportunities it provides.

We will prepare you for an exciting and challenging career that provides comprehensive primary care to one and all. With experience across specialties and in all settings, we will enable you to meet the needs of your patients in continuity.

We consider all candidates who apply to our program through the ERAS application service.

The faculty are dynamic, highly motivated and take pride in mentoring our residents. The current advancing and graduating residents are active and invested in the program and the community we serve.

Our program is flexible and designed to fulfill each resident’s individual needs. We provide comprehensive family medicine training in inpatient and outpatient settings that allows graduating residents to feel confident and comfortable practicing in any milieu.

Residents will apply their knowledge and interpersonal skills to provide outstanding and compassionate care treating disease as well as promoting health in the community. They are held to the highest standards of professionalism.

OPMC is a full-service, acute-care hospital located in the heart of Orange Park, Florida providing medical care to Clay County and surrounding communities. Orange Park is located near a myriad of sunny beaches and endless area attractions. It enjoys the many benefits of the Jacksonville, Florida metropolitan area with beaches, professional sports teams, and theater, just to name a few.

Family medicine is not just a career; it is a way of life. For this reason, we believe that a residency program must not only provide a solid educational experience but must also remain supportive of family and personal life.

We realize that applicants have many wonderful family medicine programs from which to choose; however, we are committed to making this one of the best family medicine training programs available.

Thank you for your interest in the Orange Park Medical Center Family Medicine Residency. If you are looking for an excellent family medicine residency in a scenic and friendly environment, the opportunity awaits you here in Orange Park. Check us out!

Candace Murbach, DO, DIO
Program Director