One of the original 11 Teaching Health Centers in the nation.

Residency Program + Federally Qualified Health Center = Teaching Health Center (THC)

Family Medicine Health Center

Information for patients about our clinics, healthcare team and services

Residents / Education

Information related to our educational programs

Our Mission

Train outstanding family medicine physicians in a federally designated Teaching Health Center; Prepare broadly trained family medicine physicians and encourage them to work in Idaho’s underserved and rural areas; and Serve the low income, uninsured, disabled, and other vulnerable populations of Ada County in a Patient Centered Medical Home.

Family Medicine Health Center receives Health & Human Services funding and is a deemed employee of the Public Health Service; this status provides protection to Family Medicine Health Center with respect to certain health and health-related claims, including medical malpractice claims, for itself and its covered individuals.