The mission of the ECHN Transitional Year Residency Program is to train outstanding, capable, conscientious residents through an innovative and evidence based educational curriculum. Our goal is to provide a comprehensive academic and clinical experience. This training will provide our graduates with the ability to pursue careers in various specialties.

Curriculum

Our curriculum is broken out into 13 blocks and are each 4 weeks.

  • Anesthesia/Procedures Elective: 1 block
  • Elective: 3 blocks
  • Emergency Medicine: 2 blocks
  • ICU: 1 block
  • Inpatient Medicine: 3 blocks
  • Outpatient Family Medicine: 1 block
  • Night Float: 1 block
  • Surgery: 1 block

Program and Hospital Benefits

ECHN’s Residency and Internship programs offer a robust benefit package.

Residency Program Benefits

  • COMLEX/USMLE 3 Reimbursement
  • iPhone with unlimited data
  • Laptop
  • Mentor system
  • Participation in GME and hospital committees
  • Program sponsored sports events
  • Recruitment events
  • Research opportunities
  • Resident events including our holiday party, graduation party and retreats
  • Salary: PGY1: $54,000

Hospital Benefits

  • 20 paid vacation days
  • Cafeteria meal discount
  • Free parking
  • Health, life and short-term disability insurance
  • Maternity leave
  • Medical malpractice insurance
  • Retirement plan through Principal

Elective Rotation Choices

Additional elective opportunities are possible upon request.

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Allergy-Immunology
  • Anesthesiology
  • Cardiology
  • Colorectal Surgery
  • Eating Disorders
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Endocrinology
  • ENT
  • Gastroenterology
  • Geriatrics
  • Hematology-Oncology
  • Hospice-Palliative Care
  • ICU
  • Infectious Disease
  • Inpatient Medicine
  • Nephrology
  • NICU
  • Night Float
  • OB
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopedics/Sports Medicine
  • Osteopathic Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine (ONMM)
  • Outpatient Medicine
  • Pathology
  • Podiatry
  • Psychiatry-Behavioral Medicine
  • Radiology
  • Research
  • Rheumatology
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery

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