June 30, 2022
The new class includes residents in Anesthesiology, Diagnostic Radiology, Emergency Medicine, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, OB-GYN, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and Transitional Year based at MountainView Hospital, and Family Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry and Transitional Year based at Southern Hills Hospital. This is MountainView's seventh and Southern Hill's sixth incoming class of residents, with the first program launch in 2016.
The incoming class of Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education Consortium residents includes:
- Anesthesiology: 8
- Diagnostic Radiology: 5
- Emergency Medicine: 11
- Family Medicine: 8
- General Surgery: 12
- Internal Medicine: 22
- Obstetrics/Gynecology: 4
- Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: 7
- Psychiatry: 4
- Neurology: 3
- Transitional Year at MountainView Hospital: 13
- Transitional Year at Southern Hills Hospital: 13
This year, Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education Consortium's programs received a significant number of applications for a limited number of positions. To list a few, the Anesthesiology residency program received over 1,000 applications for eight positions, Diagnostic Radiology received over 400 for five positions, and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation received over 400 for seven positions. The Anesthesiology and Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation programs are the only programs of its kind in Nevada.
MountainView Hospital launched its Graduate Medical Education program in 2015 with the accreditation of its Internal Medicine and General Surgery Residency Programs from the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME), welcoming its first residents in 2016. Since that time, MountainView Hospital, Southern Hills Hospital and Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center received approval from the ACGME to join forces under the Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education Consortium, and continued to receive accreditation for General Surgery, Family Medicine, OB-GYN, Transitional Year, Emergency Medicine, Anesthesiology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Psychiatry, Radiology Diagnostics, Neurology and four fellowship programs, Addiction Medicine, Critical Care Anesthesiology, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, and Gastroenterology.
With programs based at MountainView and Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center, the Sunrise Health Consortium welcomes 110 new residents. Following the incoming 2022 class, there will be a total of 219 Sunrise Health GME Consortium residents at MountainView Hospital.