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FAQ's for Prospective Residents

  1. How do I apply to your program?  

    If you are applying for a regular PGY-2 slot through the "Match" you must apply through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application System)

    For any additional questions regarding applications, please contact:

     Wendy Parwana
    Residency Program Coordinator

    Mercy Medical Center
    Department of Graduate Medical Education
    1000 N Village Ave
    Rockville Centre, NY 11570

  2. Do you offer PGY-1 positions? 

    No. This is an advanced position residency program. It is the applicant's responsibility to apply separately for a ACGME-accredited preliminary or transitional PGY-1 position. This is usually done at the same time that you are applying for the PGY-2 position.

  3. What information do you need with the ERAS application?  

    Three letters of recommendation

    Current C.V.

    Dean's letter

    Medical school transcript

    USMLE/COMLEX transcript

    MSPE Dean’s Letter


  4. What is your accreditation status?

    As of August 27th, 2018 we have achieved Continued Accreditation by the ACGME for 10 years.