Graduate Medical Education

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Our Mission

  1. To provide all residents a thorough experience in the diagnosis and operative management of patients with disorders that comprise the entire field of general surgery.
  1. To recruit, support and retain faculty with high academic standards, who are committed to surgical education and are excellent role models to younger generations of surgeons.
  1. To promote and maintain a research environment that contributes to medical knowledge and stimulates innovative thinking in our residents and faculty.
  1. To encourage an environment in which the mission and vision of Riverside Community Hospital is emphasized, not only in the care of the patient but also by helping our residents to become excellent surgeons. RCH Mission- “Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life,” Vision- “Together, we will be the premier healthcare destination for all we serve,” Values-“Integrity, Compassion, Accountability, Respect, Excellence.”
  1. That all residents will be completely capable to sit and pass the American Board of Surgery examination upon completion of the program. This preparation will start on the first day of entering the program.