(January 18, 2017) – Carrie G. Vey, MD, CAQ, has been named the program director for Halifax Health – Family Medicine Residency.
Dr. Vey is a 2001 graduate of Wake Forest University where she received a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. She graduated from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 2006, where she became a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society and the Arnold P. Gold Humanism Honor Society. She then completed Halifax Health’s Family Medicine Residency Program in 2009.
During her residency, she served as chief resident and received the Halifax Health Nurse’s Award for the Caring Physician, the H.S. Budd Treloar Award for Interest in Women’s Health and was awarded the American Academy of Family Physicians Award for Excellence in Graduate Medical Education as well as the Florida Academy of Family Physicians Foundation Resident Scholar. After graduation from residency, Dr. Vey completed a Faculty Development Fellowship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
In 2011, Dr. Vey joined the faculty of Halifax Health’s Family Medicine Residency Program. Her teaching interests include women’s health, pediatrics and inpatient medicine. She also serves as a clinical assistant professor for the Florida State University College of Medicine Daytona Beach campus.
In addition, she is a member of the Florida Academy of Family Physicians and serves on the organization’s board of directors.
Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with four outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, two community clinics, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization. Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born as early as 28 weeks. For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.