Dr. Joe Krakker Named 2019 Rural Preceptor of the Year
July 01, 2019
Congratulations Dr. Joe Krakker on being named Rural Preceptor of the Year! The residents of Family Medicine Residency of Idaho - Boise presented Dr. Krakker with this honor. Dr. Joe was nominated by 4 individuals and voted on by the students. Steele Memorial Medical Centerand our community are so lucky to have such a wonderful provider.
Below are statements given by some of Dr. Krakker's students:
“Dr. Joe Krakker is a fantastic clinician who models compassionate care. He approaches all of life with excitement and aims for excellence in all he does. He partners with us as residents to provide a customizable experience at the most rural critical access hospital in the lower 48. He goes out of his way to teach and empower the residents who work there. The Krakker family provides a warm welcome to their beautiful town of Salmon!”
“Dr. Krakker is so inviting and wants to have residents work in Salmon. He is doing full spectrum rural family medicine and is a great teacher!”
“He was great when I worked with him last year – fantastic experience and enthusiasm and clinical opportunities.”