INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY

Redmond Regional Internal Medicine program accepts applications from US citizens who are international medical graduates (IMGs) and who are eligible for certification through the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).  In order to achieve ECFMG certification, IMGs must submit their credentials to the ECFMG and pass competency tests. IMGs must obtain their ERAS® application kits from the ECFMG, which will issue them only to qualified applicants.

Redmond Regional Internal Medicine program also accepts applications from foreign nationals who are holders of a Green Card (permanent resident).  Redmond Regional may consider a limited number of applications from individuals who are prepared to have a J-1 visa sponsored by the ECFMG, if they currently live in Georgia and have graduated from medical school LESS THAN 24 months prior to the anticipated PGY-1 start date.  In addition, foreign nationals must be approved to pursue graduate medical education training in the United States.

Redmond Regional Internal Medicine program does not accept applications from candidates who have graduated from medical school more than 24 months prior to the anticipated PGY-1 start date UNLESS they have been in an ACGME approved training program or have worked in an active practice in the United States within that time period .

Applications from candidates who do not meet these requirements will not be considered.

Redmond Regional no longer supports H-1 visas.

 

TRANSITIONAL YEAR RESIDENCY

Redmond Regional Transitional Year program accepts applications from US citizens who are international medical graduates (IMGs) and who are eligible for certification through the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG).  In order to achieve ECFMG certification, IMGs must submit their credentials to the ECFMG and pass competency tests. IMGs must obtain their ERAS® application kits from the ECFMG, which will issue them only to qualified applicants.

The Transitional Year program does not accept applications from foreign nationals.  Redmond Regional does not accept applications from candidates who have graduated from medical school more than 24 months prior to the anticipated PGY-1 start date UNLESS they have been in an ACGME approved training program or have worked in an active practice in the United States within that time period .

Redmond Regional Medical Center Transitional Year Residency does not support H-1  or J-1 visas.