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 (RCH) is a 373 licensed bed,
full-service acute care hospital in the heart of the Inland Empire. With
over 500 physicians on staff, representing over 200 specialties and over
1,700 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 Centers in the
Inland Empire at 50 beds with an average wait time of only 22 minutes.
RCH is one of Riverside County's only STEMI (heart attack) receiving
centers and is a fully accredited Chest Pain Center. Other Centers of
Excellence include the Heart Care Institute, offering invasive and non-invasive
cardiac procedures, the Transplant Program, and a Level II Neonatal Intensive
About the 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. Currently enrolling 50 new medical students each
year, 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