Graduate Medical Education
\\\Riverside GME Program
Riverside Community Hospital (RCH) and the University of California, Riverside
School of Medicine (UCR School of Medicine) thank you for your interest
in our Graduate Medical Education Program. In 2016, we proudly launched
our first residency training program with 25 residents in Internal Medicine.
Over the last two years, our program has rapidly grown, expanding our
programs to include the following seven accredited residencies:
- Internal Medicine Residency
- Emergency Medicine Residency
- Transitional Year Residency
- Neurology Residency
- Family Medicine Residency
- General Surgery Residency
We hope you will take the opportunity to explore our website where you
will find information on all that our Graduate Medical Education programs
have to offer. Our innovative programs bring together the clinical and
educational resources of this tertiary hospital along with the exciting
academic and professional opportunities offered by our affiliation with
the UCR School of Medicine. We are very pleased that you are considering
one of our programs for your residency training.
Riverside Community Hospital has long been committed to the residents of
both those in the city of Riverside and throughout the Inland Empire,
improving the overall health of our community by providing exceptional
healthcare for over 110 years. We are honored to have been recognized
nationally as a Top Performing Hospital by The Joint Commission and continue
to be on the frontier of advances in healthcare delivery.
The UCR School of Medicine’s mission is to expand and diversify the
physician workforce for Inland Southern California and to be a catalyst
for improving the health of the population we serve. Partnering with community
healthcare providers to establish new residency training programs is a
key strategy of the medical school, capitalizing on the high propensity
of physicians to practice in the geographic region where they finish residency
training. The University of California, with its six medical schools and
five academic medical centers, is world renowned for its health care training
programs, biomedical and clinical research, and patient care.
With the hospital’s recent $400 plus million investment in a major
campus expansion project, numerous service line enhancements, and our
affiliation with UCR School of Medicine, our Residency Programs will offer
unique opportunities to receive a high quality training experience combined
with a highly desirable Southern California location.
We invite you to take a look at our programs which incorporate the best
in patient-centered care with program leadership and faculty who are also
in clinical practice in the greater Riverside area. We provide a unique
window into the real-world delivery of medical care, combined with the
best opportunity to transition into your career upon graduation. We look
forward to welcoming you to our campus and to our community of health
For more information about the Riverside Community Hospital/UCR School
of Medicine Residency Training Programs, please submit an
on-line Information Request or contact our GME administration at: 951.788.3124.
Jackie D. Van Blaricum
Riverside Community Hospital
Deborah Deas, M.D. M.P.H.
The Mark and Pam Rubin Dean
UCR School of Medicine