Millcreek Community Hospital Residency Training
Millcreek Community Hospital offers more Residency/Fellowship
Training Programs than any other hospital in Erie County
The 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 OMM
Vacation: Residents receive three weeks of paid vacation each
Education Allowance: PGY2 Residents
receive $1250 and PGY3, 4, & 5 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. Residents take the ACLS Certification course at Millcreek Community Hospital,
at no cost.
C.M.E. Days: PGY2, 3, 4, 5 Residents receive
five C.M.E. Days to participate in extramural education seminars.
Relocation Allowance: Incoming Residents 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
Insurance: Residents 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 Resident and his 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.
Residents 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.
Millcreek Community Hospital has a well equipped medical library where Residents 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.
Residents also have access to the library at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine.
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 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. Residents 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
Other Benefits: Residents are provided with two lab coats each year at
to MCH's Internships - OGME1 Programs, Gastroenterology Fellowship and Geriatric Internal Medicine
Fellowship please log onto the ERAS Website: www.aamc.org/audienceeras.htm.
Students need to register with National Matching
Medical Education Coordinator
Millcreek Community Hospital
55154 Peach Street