Program
OPTI-West/College Medical Center - Internal Medicine Residency
Program Number: 136658
Program Type: Residency
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Address: 2776 Pacific Ave., Long Beach, CA  90806-2613
Updated: 06/30/2017
Program Details
AOA Approval Since:
01/14/1999
Total Approved Positions:
9
Program Reported
FILLED POSITIONS 9
Remaining OPEN Positions 0
Current Funded Positions:
9
Rotations at base site:
Months of rotations at base site PER YEAR:
10
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:
100
Program Start Date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
07/01/2017
Participates in Osteopathic ERAS:
Yes
Is there currently an ACGME accredited program in this specialty at your institution?
No
Is the program a dually accredited AOA/ACGME program?
No
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.
Single Accreditation System
AOA Reported: ACGME Accreditation Status ( Definition of Terms )
Pre-Accreditation
When did the training program apply / intend to apply (Program Reported)? (mm/yyyy)
04/2017
Program Comments:
 
AOA Reported: Osteopathic Recognition Status
Has NOT yet applied for Osteopathic Recognition
 
Current Filled Positions
OGME 1
3
OGME 2
3
OGME 3
3
OGME 4
0
   
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)
08/01/2017
Interview start date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
09/01/2017
Interview end date: (mm/dd/yyyy)
01/09/2018
Interviews conducted last year for first year positions: 125
How many new trainees do you intend to recruit next year?:

We will be recruiting 3 interns

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):
None
   
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%
*The aggregate pass rates listed above include pass rates for the first-time test takers for the period 2011 through 2016. 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
  Frequency  
Hospital  
1
Q
4
OGME 2
  Frequency  
Hospital  
1
Q
4
OGME 3
  Frequency  
Hospital  
1
Q
4
OGME 4
    N/A
   
 
 
 
Call Schedule Additional Information:

Educational Environment:
Average hours/week of regular scheduled lectures/conferences:
15
Training in outpatient ambulatory sites:
4
   
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
No
Ethics curriculum/consultation
No
Formal curriculum in behavioral medicine
No
Formal curriculum on managed care
No
Formal training in osteopathic manipulative treatment
No
Journal club
Yes
Procedures courses
No
Research opportunity
No
Structured curriculum on end-of-life care
Yes
Structured practice management experience
No
Written evaluation of performance
Yes
   
Program Benefits
Childcare Onsite
No
CME Allowance
No
Computer system to document resident clinical logs
No
Disability
No
Expense reimbursement for educational meetings/conferences
No
Family leave
No
Health Insurance
No
Housing
No
Leave for educational meetings/conferences
No
License Paid
No
Life Insurance
No
Malpractice Insurance
No
Maternity leave
No
Medical leave
No
Meeting Reimbursement
Yes
Paternity leave
No
Professional Membership Payment
No
 
Salary and Vacation
Salary
Vacation
OGME 1
40874
20
OGME 2
45475
20
OGME 3
48150
20
OGME 4
0
0
Institution Information
College Medical Center

2776 Pacific Ave

Long Beach, CA, 90806-2613
Institution Bed Size:
167
Occupied Bed Size %:
52
ER Visits Per Year:
14932
Web site Url:
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
None Available
Contact Info

Director of Osteopathic Medical Education

John D. Adams, Jr, DO

2776 Pacific Ave

Long Beach, CA 90806-2613

ph (562) 997-2180 | fax 562-424-3287

meded@collegemedicalcenter.com

Program Director

Erica Kuhn, DO

2776 Pacific Ave.

Long Beach, CA 90806

ph | fax

meded@collegemedicalcenter.com

Program Contact

Medical Education

2776 Pacific Ave

Long Beach, CA 90806

ph (562) 997-2180 | fax (562) 216-7323

Email: meded@collegemedicalcenter.com

General Comments
CMC has an integrated 36-month Internal Medicine Residency training program. The major focus of the postgraduate medical education program is to educate and train primary care physicians. We place heavy focus on educating our residents.