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University Hospitals Emergency Medicine Residency

At University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center, in collaboration with Case Western Reserve University, we position our residency around growth. As a result, we designed our Emergency Medicine Residency program to help you become the very best clinician, leader and life-long learner you can be. We firmly believe we are training you to be a world-class emergency physician who can practice EM in any environment.

Whether your goal is to practice in a world-class ivory tower academic center, a small single-coverage community department or in an under-resourced international setting; we aim to prepare you for it all.

To do this, we are mindful about finding ways to challenge you at each step of your residency through a graduated responsibility curriculum.

Our Clinical Training Sites

University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center

  • Academic, urban, tertiary care ED that serves as the residency's primary clinical site
  • Annual ED Volume: 80,000+ visits
  • Level 1 Trauma Center
  • Dedicated 10-bed clinical decision unit overseen by the ED gives residents experience with observation medicine

University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children's

  • Academic, tertiary care, pediatric ED
  • Annual ED Volume: 32,000+ visits
  • Only Pediatric Level 1 Trauma Center in the region
  • Staffed 24/7 by Pediatric EM trained staff
  • Pediatric EM experience is integrated longitudinally into all EM blocks during residency

University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center

  • Community, suburban ED
  • Annual ED Volume: 50,000+ visits
  • Located less than 10 miles from UH-CMC
  • High performing operational model to emphasize throughput and patient experience

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