A new physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R) residency program, based at West Florida Hospital in Pensacola, has received initial accreditation and is seeking immediate applicants to begin training in 2021.

该项目是一个财团UCF-HCA医疗保健服务是构建整个中亚和北佛罗里达州中部的实习计划的一部分。居留是财团的26 程序,并是第一个在西佛罗里达医院。

UCF和HCA目前正在培训440个多居民和研究员在大奥兰多,盖恩斯维尔和奥卡拉以帮助缓解该州的医生短缺。

PM&R is an advanced training program, so applicants will need to have completed 12 months of training in an approved residency program by July 1, 2021. Applications should be submitted through ERAS (the NRMP program code is 1587340A0). Qualified applicants will be selected for interviews and the program also plans to participate in 日e Match Week Supplemental Offer and Acceptance Program (SOAP) in March 2020. The program will accept four residents a year for a total of 12 accredited positions.

Rao Poduri, a nationally renowned physiatrist, will direct the program. Poduri served as program director for the University of Rochester’s PM&R residency for two decades and also chaired 日e university’s PM&R Department.

“我们致力于培养年轻医生学习,教,铅和实践精神与人文精神成为社会各界的高度熟练的physiatrists,” Poduri说。

“这是为我们的社会,我们的医生和毕业后医学教育作为一个整体优秀的新闻。” - 北同志,西佛罗里达医院总裁兼首席执行官

为HCA医疗保健,国内最大的医疗服务提供者的一部分,西佛罗里达彭萨科拉提供了医院的第一个认可的胸痛中心和卓越的乳腺影像中心。此外,它是2018年直奔医院安全,根据跨越式集团。西佛罗里达州医疗园区包括急性护理医院,该地区唯一的综合,CARF认可的物理康复医院和行为健康设施。

“我们很高兴地宣布,物理医学与康复居住在西佛罗里达医院的加成,”北同志,医院总裁兼首席执行官说。 “这是为我们的社会,我们的医生和毕业后医学教育作为一个整体优秀的新闻。在西佛罗里达医院,我们有一个专注于医疗质量,病人安全,先进的技术和卓越的服务。我们很高兴我们与UCF伙伴关系,并期待着为客户提供一个优秀的培训经验,以居民。“

To learn more about 日e PM&R program at West Florida Hospital, please contact Michelle Stevenson at michelle.stevenson@hcaheal日care.com