Millcreek Community Hospital Residency Training
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 Child
and Adolescent Psychiatry Fellowship.
Vacation: Residents receive twenty days of paid vacation each
training year. (This includes five days for c.m.e.)
Allowance: Residents receive $1,500.00 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.
Membership to the LECOM Medical Fitness &
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 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 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.
Meals: 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 three lab coats each year
at no charge.
Osteopathic Medical Students interested in applying to our programs should
submit an application through ERAS
(Electronic Residency Application Services), starting on July 1, 2014. If you would like to
match with Millcreek Community Hospital, please provide your information through National Matching - for OGME-1 Applicants.
Gastroenterology Fellowship applicants and Geriatric Internal Medicine Fellowship Applicants can
apply through ERAS starting on July 1, 2014.
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).
LECOM Hospital Day
In Photo - left to right: Brandyn Mason, D.O., Mark Strand, D.O., and
Anthony Randolph, Pharm.D., D.O.
Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine medical
students took time out of their busy schedule to learn more about residency opportunities at the
school’s annual Hospital Day. The event took place April 10th at the Zem Zem Shrine Club in
Erie. Representatives from more than sixty Graduate Medical Education programs discussed their
respective residency opportunities and provided important information for students to consider when
making their post-graduate plans.
Drs. Brandyn Mason (2nd yr. Family Med. Resident),
Mark Strand (1st yr. ENT Resident) and Anthony Randolph (1st year Internal Medicine Resident)
represented Millcreek Community Hospital along with John Kalata, D.O., M.S. (Med. Ed.), Director of
Medical Education Coordinator
Millcreek Community Hospital
55154 Peach Street