About - Family Medicine Residency

Academics:  

University Based: Cutting edge training in Family Medicine with access to all the major subspecialties through Rutgers RWJ Medical School faculty, fellows, residents and students. HOSPITAL: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital: Ranked as one of the top hospitals in the country by US News & World Reports and the Leapfrog group.

Outpatient Training: 

Family Medicine at Monument Square: Training for the 21st century medical practice, in state of the art Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH) COMMUNITY: New Brunswick and its surrounding suburbs offer a truly diverse patient population: underserved, well-insured, culturally and ethnically diverse, great diversity in education/health literacy, all ages.

Research: 

Opportunities to work and learn with the Department’s nationally recognized program in primary care and health services research.

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Academics

Excellent training in Family Medicine Core Academics

Special Interest training in:

  • Maternity Care * Women’s Health/RHEDI site Training Program
  • Sports Medicine with Rutgers University and local school systems
  • Integrated Mental Health Services – Psychology Services on site
  • Geriatrics and Eden rated Nursing Home
  • Primary Care Research * Health Policy * Occupational Medicine
  • Integrative Medicine * Global Health * Developmental Disabilities
  • Publication in Evidence Based Practice * AAFP METRIC project 

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Benefits

  • Night Float system provides continuity of care and limited night call.
  • Remote access to the comprehensive electronic healthcare records of our hospital and office patients.
  • Book Allowance * Epocrates Essentials * Prescribers Letter * Rosh Review Board Questions * Challenger CME online * ALSO, PALS, NRP, ACLS training
  • Career counseling, guidance and training
  • Committee of Interns and Residents Benefit Package – Health, Dental, Life, Disability, Liability Insurance, 4 weeks Vacation, paid sick time, holidays, personal days. Uniforms * Laundry Service * Meal Allowance
  • For salary, contract and benefits: http://rwjms.rutgers.edu/education/gme/housestaff.html