Application Information

We are looking for applicants who fit our mission. These applicants demonstrate commitment to the ideals of family medicine and whole-person care, possess and develop excellent clinical and interpersonal skills, and are willing to provide care to the underserved with energy and compassion.

Answers to Frequently-Asked-Questions

  • Deadline for application is November 15th.
  • Applications must be submitted through ERAS only.

Basic Qualifications for Consideration


• Minimum of three letters of recommendation.

• Three years or less since medical school graduation (some exceptions will be considered on a case-by-case basis).

• U.S. Citizen, green card holder or permanent resident status. Applicants requiring Visa sponsorship will not be considered.

• USMLE scores of 200 or greater with no failures on any of the steps.

• PTAL required for foreign medical school graduates.

No practice of medicine in the U.S. since medical school graduation.

• Personal statement demonstrating interest in rural family medicine (interest in practicing in a rural area).

Interviews are by invitation only and only qualified applicants will be interviewed. Due to the high volume of applications, telephone calls and emails requesting an interview or inquiring into application status are not accepted. Please do not hesitate to contact us via email with any questions that are not addressed above. We look forward to reviewing your application.

Contact Us

Hanford Family Medicine Residency
1025 N. Douty St., Suite 105, Hanford, CA 93230
Phone: (559)-537-0224
Fax: (559)-537-0226