Millcreek Community Hospital Residency/Fellowship
Millcreek Community Hospital offers more Residency/Fellowship Training Programs than
any other hospital in Erie County
Administration of Millcreek Community Hospital ensures that the MCH Resident Stipends, salaries ,
are commensurate with the Residency Programs and level of training and are competitive with other
Hospital's Residency Programs. Millcreek Community Hospital takes Pride in the training of their
Residents. There are currently nine Residency Programs at Millcreek Community Hospital: Internal
Medicine Residency, Family
Medicine Residency, ENT
Surgery Residency, Psychiatry
Medicine Fellowship, Geriatric
Fellowship and the Child
and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship.
Vacation: Fellows receive twenty days of paid vacation each training
year. (This includes five days of c.m.e.)
Allowance: Fellows receive $1500 for continuing medical education which can be
used to participate in extramural education seminars or the purchase of books, subscriptions or
other scholarly materials. Fellows take the ACLS Certification course at Millcreek Community
Hospital, at no cost.
Membership to the LECOM Medical Fitness &
Relocation Allowance: Incoming
Fellows are granted up to a $1000 relocation allowance to facilitate the move to Erie, PA. There
is a wide range of rentals or home options in both urban and rural settings. Hospital subsidized
housing is also available. The Millcreek Community Hospital staff will be happy to assist you in
finding accommodations to suit you.
receive malpractice, medical, dental and life insurance at no cost. The malpractice insurance
provides coverage 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Medical insurance for the Fellow and his/her
family is provided. A pharmaceutical plan allows prescriptions to be filled by the Hospital s
Pharmacy at a reduced rate. Life insurance is equal to one year s salary.
On-Call Meals: Fellows receive all meals while on-duty and while
on-call at Millcreek Community Hospital, at no cost. Their families are welcome to join them
while on-call and receive the employee discount on all meals.
Facilities: Millcreek Community Hospital has a well equipped medical library
where Fellows may obtain computerized literature searches and copies of articles at no charge.
The MCH Medical Library has an active interlibrary loan program with LECOM, Lake Erie College of
Osteopathic Medicine. Fellows also have access to the library at the Lake Erie College of
Masters Of Medical Education: Participation in
the Masters of Science in Medical Education Program, offered by LECOM, Lake Erie college of
Osteopathic Medicine, is a requirement of our Training Programs. Residents & G.I. Fellows are
required to complete the program, which is tuition free for our trainees, which results in a
Masters of Science Degree conferred during the Residency/G.I. Fellowship. Residents/Fellows may
be eligible for contured student loan deferment while enrolled in this program. For more
information on the program, or to complete the on-line application, please click here.
Other Benefits: Fellows are provided with three lab coats each year at
Residents applying to our Sports Medicine, OMM,
Geriatirc FM, and Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowships and Residents wanting to apply to an
OGME-2 Year (or beyond) are encouraged to submit a Residency/Fellowship
Application (on-line application) to Medical Education, Millcreek Community Hospital. A copy
of the Resident's/Fellow's board scores, transcript and at least two letters of recommendation are
to be included. To apply to any of our Internships (OGME1 Residency Positions), our
Gastroenterology Fellowship and our Geriatric Internal Medicine Fellowship, please submit an
application through ERAS (Electronic
Residency Application Services).
For More Information, Contact:
Medical Education Coordinator
Millcreek Community Hospital
55154 Peach Street
Erie, PA 16509