The Forrest General Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program is an unopposed, ACGME-accredited, community program based in the largest hospital in south Mississippi. The hospital has 547 beds and a catchment area of over 450,000 patients. It is partnered with the Hattiesburg Clinic, the largest multi-specialty physician group in Mississippi.
Nicknamed the Hub City, Hattiesburg is centrally located between New Orleans, LA; Jackson, MS; Gulfport/Biloxi, MS; and Mobile, AL. It is home to a vibrant culture, diverse economy, high quality of life, and a world of opportunity.
Covering a tri-county area in south Mississippi, the greater Hattiesburg area has a population of around 150,000, offering a mix of big city advantages with small town charm.
It is the policy of Forrest Health to recruit and select candidates for employment without regard to race, color, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), religion, national origin, age, disability or other status protected by applicable federal or state statutes.