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Emergency Medicine

Primary Clinical Site Features

Level III Trauma Status
Chest Pain Accreditation
Certified Stroke Center

UH St. John Medical Center offers Residents the opportunity to treat a diverse patient population. Nestled in the city of Westlake, residents are exposed to a wide variety of medical pathology as well as trauma with a 12% critical care rate.

Additional Program Features

  • Program Leadership Invested in Resident Well-Being
  • Four-year Curriculum with Emphasis on Critical Care
  • Engaging Didactic Sessions utilizing Foundations of Emergency Medicine Curriculum
  • ED Ultrasound Training
  • Quarterly Simulation Training
  • Level I Trauma Experience at Metro and CMC with Optional Life Flight Rotation at Metro
  • Pediatric Emergency Department and PICU Experience at Akron Children’s Hospital
  • Community EMS Experience
  • Rosh Review
  • GME Sponsored Research Presentation at Educational Conference during Residency
  • GME Sponsored Board Review Course Once During Residency 
  • Annual Educational Stipend
  • Competitive Compensation and Benefits Plan
  • Collegial Atmosphere

Contact Us

Shannon Larisch
Emergency Medicine Residency Coordinator
Phone: 440-827-5261
Fax: 440-827-5412

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