CMYK Adobe InDesign CC 2014 (Macintosh) 65.000000 2.000000 saved 95.000000 0.000000 25.000000 The questions below were taken from the Mercy Healthcare Sacramento/Methodist Hospital Family Practice Residency Program. PROCESS PROCESS PROCESS 0 85.000000 What process do you have for improving the residency? You want to ask questions that help you learn about a program's opportunities, residents, and faculty, in addition to questions relating to the location, patient population, extracurriculars, etc. CMYK 18. share. C=10 M=100 Y=50 K=0 0.000000 <> C=35 M=60 Y=80 K=25 2014-06-23T16:40:56-05:00 ‍ In the most recent survey of 1,454 residency program directors, “fit with program culture” was identified as the #1 consideration. 10.000000 If there are areas of interest for which the program offers limited experience, ask how they address that gap. 0.000000 What advice would you give to a student considering an application to your specialty? 90.000000 60.000000 100.000000 100.000000 The Litmus test : If you can show that you’ve listened actively and that you are interested in what your interviewer has to say about themselves, your interviewer will almost surely have positive things to say about you in return! saved 100.000000 You’ve done your research online, and you’ve narrowed it down to a couple of communities that you really like. What do they tell you? These programs, designed to help make the transition easier for former students entering the workforce, are extremely competitive and diverse. 0.000000 CMYK CMYK As you plan your medical career and go through the match process, you may want to consider asking the following questions. 30.000000 %PDF-1.4 %���� Have you ever done surveys of your graduates? 3. xmp.did:ad9b3083-ab5a-4f87-a492-d518a8af575a 0.000000 A list of pharmacy residency interview questions is provided here. In what settings will there be openings when training is complete? Remember what you wrote; review these documents prior to interviewing so you are not caught off guard by these questions. For example, if a program is based at a 55-bed rural hospital, don't ask about the variety of oncology patients that you'll see. Second year residents cover a week of home call for laboratory medicine once every five weeks. 2. uuid:5D20892493BFDB11914A8590D31508C8 2015-06-01T15:05:17.287-05:00 Residents are assigned a faculty mentor, who serves as an additional go-to person for questions and support, outside of the Residency Program Director. 0.000000 Best Practices for Conducting Residency Program Interviews 9 • Evaluation-related components of structure are any enhancements that increase standardization of the evaluation process, such as using rating scales to evaluate the interview and training interviewers on evaluation procedures. xmp.iid:a07a0e76-68a9-4d12-a3be-f5f59d1cb969 2. xmp.iid:9b8b3ea0-2da5-4ee0-b904-7f527b9eaaed 1.003 xmp.id:a60e3448-5edf-4229-99a8-1322042b3481 PostScript Does the program have leadership curriculum? Office Location: Bernard Becker Medical Library, Second Floor C=100 M=95 Y=5 K=0 CMYK 44.000000 endobj CMYK 9.999100 What do practitioners inside the specialty believe is the future? Is there likely to be active recruitment to the specialty? 2014-10-17T11:36:22-05:00 Knowing which questions to ask at your residency interview can make a good impression with the people who may decide if you are a good fit in the program. 85.000000 75.000000 0.000000 60.000000 Where have your residents gone after graduation? 0.000000 Here we’ll provide an overview of the most common residency interview questions and why interviewers ask them. <> It conveys you couldn’t be bothered to read even the basic information about the program. 0.000000 CMYK 90.000000 0.000000 0.000000 Program directors will ask difficult questions, and it’s your responsibility to go to the interview fully prepared to answer even the most sticky questions. While on service, residents are mentored by our clinical pharmacists and faculty. How do you provide residents with feedback? / urban, rural, academic, HMO, solo, group, etc…)? CMYK 80.000000 11 Essential Questions to Ask When Comparing New Grad RN Residency Programs When looking for new grad positions , it is very common to come across new grad residency programs of various types. 59.999100 5.000000 Ask the program administrators and residents for specific examples that give a true understanding of the program. Questions to Ask Residency Programs What were your original goals upon entering the study of Medicine? PROCESS 0.000000 33 0 obj What process do you have for improving the residency? PROCESS Magenta What opportunities are there for travel? Could you comment on how competitive residency positions are in your specialty? CMYK What have past residents gone on to do post residency? PROCESS 0.000000 25.000000 (i.e. application/postscript 2014-10-17T11:36:22-05:00 Remember what you wrote; review these documents prior to interviewing so you are not caught off guard by these questions. It also can give insight on how you fit in. 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