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Program
PCOM/Christiana Care Health System - Family Medicine Residency
Program Number: 130876
Program Type: Residency
Specialty: Family Medicine and OMT
Address: 1401 Foulk Rd, Wilmington, DE  19803-2763
Web site Url: www.christianacareresident.org
Updated: 06/24/2014
 
Program Details
Years of Continuing Approval:
5
Total Approved Positions:
24
AOA Verified Program Reported
FILLED POSITIONS 11 10
Remaining OPEN Positions 13 0
Current Funded Positions:
24
Rotations at base site:
Months of rotations at base site PER YEAR:
11
Months of elective rotations in the program PER YEAR:
2
Participates in the Clinical Assessment Program (CAP):
No
Program Faculty (Base Institution) Total teaching faculty:
23
Program Start Date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/01/2014
Participates in Osteopathic ERAS:
Yes
Is there currently an ACGME accredited program in this specialty at your
institution?
Yes
Is the program a dually accredited AOA/ACGME program?
Yes
ACGME Program ID:
1200911079
Dual Program - Is an AOA program in which an osteopathic trainee is registered in a residency program that is accredited by both the AOA and ACGME. The osteopathic trainee receives both AOA and ACGME credit. Trainees who complete dual programs have the option to become board certified by either or both the AOA and the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).
 
Current Filled Positions
OGME 1
4
OGME 2
4
OGME 3
3
 
Application Information
Dean's letter required:
Yes
Required number of letters of recommendation:
3
Official Medical School transcripts required:
Yes
NBOME Board scores required (Part 1):
Yes
NBOME Board scores required (Part 2):
Yes
Earliest date for applications: (mm/dd/yyyy)
08/01/2014
Interview start date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
10/01/2014
Interview end date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
01/15/2015
Interviews conducted last year for first year positions: 120
How many new trainees do you intend to recruit next year?:

Please contact this program for details

Attention new trainees! This program will grant residency credit for the 1st postdoctoral year of training. Students will "Match" directly into this residency and the 1st postdoctoral year will be considered the first year of residency training. For more details, click HELP or call this program
Additional Application Information:

 
OPTI Academic Sponsor(s):
  • PCOM MEDNet
 
List of Sponsors
None Listed
 
List of Consortia Entities
None Listed
 
Policies
Teaching faculty supervise students, interns, residents:
Yes
Residents supervise students and interns:
Yes
Yearly specialty in-service examination required:
Yes
 
Completion and Board Data
Approximate percentage of program completion: 100
Approximate percentage who took the specialty board exam within 3 years of completion: 100
Aggregate percentage who passed exam on first attempt:  
  5 Yr Average
Written 100%
Oral 100%
*The aggregate pass rates listed above include pass rates for the first-time test takers for the period 2007 through 2012. Test takers include all trainees from the program and may not represent recent program trainees.
 
Call Schedule
Call Type
Frequency Type
Day
 
Days
OGME 1
Block    
   
 
 
 
OGME 2
Block    
   
 
 
 
OGME 3
Block    
   
 
 
 
Call Schedule Additional Information:

residents are on night float for one to two weeks during their inpatient rotation: 1st year residents have 3 months of inpatient service; 2nd year residents have 2-1/4 months of inpatient service; 3rd year residents have 2-1/4 months of inpatient service.

 
General Program Comments
We are a dually accredited 3 year residency program focused on ambulatory residency training. In addition to our residency curriculum, trainees have the opportunity to obtain a Global Health Certificate during residency.
 
Comments from AOA
 
Educational Environment
Average hours/week of regular scheduled lectures/conferences:
6
Training in outpatient ambulatory sites:
9
 
Educational Features
ACLS certification provided
Yes
Board review courses
Yes
Component on malpractice, jurisprudence, and/or risk management
Yes
Component on physician-patient communication skills
Yes
Ethics curriculum/consultation
Yes
Formal curriculum in behavioral medicine
Yes
Formal curriculum on managed care
Yes
Formal training in osteopathic manipulative treatment
Yes
Journal club
Yes
Procedures courses
Yes
Research opportunity
Yes
Structured curriculum on end-of-life care
Yes
Structured practice management experience
Yes
Written evaluation of performance
Yes
 
Program Benefits
Childcare Onsite No
CME Allowance
Yes
Computer system to document resident clinical logs
Yes
Disability
Yes
Expense reimbursement for educational meetings/conferences
Yes
Family leave
Yes
Health Insurance
Yes
Housing No
Leave for educational meetings/conferences
Yes
License Paid
Yes
Life Insurance
Yes
Malpractice Insurance
Yes
Maternity leave
Yes
Medical leave
Yes
Meeting Reimbursement
Yes
Paternity leave
Yes
Professional Membership Payment
Yes
 
Salary and Vacation Days
Salary
Vacation Days
OGME 1
55640
15
OGME 2
57179
15
OGME 3
59945
15
 
Institution Information
Christiana Care Health System
1401 Foulk Rd
Wilmington, DE  19803-2727
Institution Bed Size:
1154
Occupied Bed Size %:
79
ER Visits Per Year:
172519
Web site Url: www.christianacareresident.org
Institution has opportunities for 3rd year osteopathic students to do clinical rotations at this site? Yes
Institution has opportunities for 4th year osteopathic students to do clinical rotations at this site? Yes
 
Affiliated Institutions
duPont Hospital for Children
1600 Rockland Road
Wilmington, DE, 19899

Rotation:Pediatrics

 
Contact Info

Director of Osteopathic Medical Education

Margot L. Waitz, DO

1401 Foulk Road

Wilmington, DE 19803-2763

ph (302) 477-3320 | fax (302) 411-3311

mawaitz@christianacare.org

Program Contact

Anita Bergh

Family Medicine Center, Suite 100B

Wilmington, DE 19803

ph (302) 477-3324 | fax (302) 477-3162

Email: abergh@christianacare.org

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