Graduate Medical Education Programs in Texas & New Mexico

Covenant Health Partners

Affiliate Teaching Hospital associated with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. Letters of Agreement for rotations at Covenant Health with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.


Program Oversight (Dean): Robert Salem, MD
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  • Number of Residents/Fellowships: 32 (Residents in Family Medicine, Surgery, OB/GYN, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Palliative Care, Anesthesiology, Neurology, Psychiatry and Fellows in Pulmonology and Hematology/Oncology)
  • Length of Training: 1 year
  • Number of Medical Students: 30
  • Length of Training: 2 years
  • Affiliation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Accreditation Status: Through Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center/Covenant Affiliate; ACGME for the residencies and LCME for the medical students.

Participating Teaching Hospitals for Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center include:

  • Lubbock: Covenant Health Partners, University Medical Center Hospital and Grace Clinic
  • Amarillo:
  • Permian Basin: Medical Center Hospital, Odessa and Odessa Regional Hospital
  • Midland: Memorial Hospital

Family Medicine Rural Tract Residency

Director: Frederick Onger, MD | 325-513-1170
Assistant Director: Ruth-Rector Wright, DO | 806-293-5113

  • Facilities: Covenant Hospital - Plainview
  • Number of Residents: 6
  • Length of Training: 3 years
  • Affiliation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Participating Hospitals: Covenant Health Lubbock; Covenant Plainview; UMC
  • Accreditation Status: ACGME Full