Graduate Medical Education
\\\Riverside GME Program
Doctors Without Borders
They have come from medical schools and universities located around the
globe from places like Guadalajara, Tehran, Baghdad, Wisconsin and California.
They are immigrants, nationals, and locals. They are the future healers
of the sick here to fill the severe shortage of physicians we so desperately
need in the Inland Southern California region...
About Riverside Community Hospital
Founded in 1901, Riverside Community Hospital is a 373- licensed bed, full-service
acute care hospital in the heart of the Inland Empire. RCH has been recognized
as a Top Performing Hospital and has invested in a major campus expansion
project that includes a new 7-story patient tower, 3-story medical office
building, and a recently completed new 5-level parking garage. With over
500 physicians on staff, representing over 200 specialties and over 1,900
employees, Riverside Community Hospital is an Inland Empire leader in
providing advanced, comprehensive health care to the Inland region. RCH
houses one of the largest Emergency Room and Trauma Center in the Inland
Empire at 50 treatment rooms. RCH is the largest STEMI (heart attack)
receiving center and is a fully accredited Chest Pain Center. Centers
of Excellence include the HeartCare Institute, offering invasive and non-invasive
cardiac procedures, Center of Excellence for Surgical Weight Loss, the
Transplant Program, the Cancer Center and a Level II Neonatal Intensive
Care Unit. Riverside Community Hospital is also committed to training
the next generation of physicians through its Graduate Medical Education program.
About UCR School of Medicine
The UCR School of Medicine, one of more than 15 new medical schools established
in the U.S. over the last decade, is the sixth medical school in the University
of California system. The school’s mission is to expand and diversify
the region’s physician workforce and develop innovative research
and healthcare delivery models that improve the health of people living
in Inland Southern California. The medical school also offers a Ph.D.
program in biomedical sciences, and operates five residency training programs
in the medical specialties of family medicine, internal medicine, general
surgery and psychiatry, and partners with Loma Linda University in a primary
care pediatrics residency training program.