Medical Education

Applicant Information

Applying for OGME-1 positions

Garden City Hospital accepts applications through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) for first year (OGME1) positions in the following programs:

  • Emergency Medicine (OGME1-R)
  • Family Medicine (OGME1-R)
  • Internal Medicine (OGME1-R)
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology (OGME1-R)
  • Orthopedic Surgery (OGME1-R)
  • Traditional Rotating Internship (OGME1-T)

Applicants will be notified when their ERAS application is received. Those selected for an interview will receive an invitation via email or telephone. Information on selection criteria are provided under each program's description on this site. In general, successful completion of COMLEX 1 and COMLEX 2 CE and PE are desirable for interview selection and are expected prior to submission of rankings through the AOA Intern and Resident Match through the National Matching Service. Applicants who match with GCH will be contacted by email and will receive a contract via US mail.

Applying to residency positions

Most OGME2+ residency positions are filled as OGME1 trainees progress. In the event that open positions are available, information will be posted on this site, along with instructions for applicants.

Applying to fellowship positions

Residents who have completed AOA-approved residency training in Internal Medicine may apply for subspecialty training in the Cardiology fellowship offered at GCH. Applications are submitted via ERAS. These programs do not participate in a match; applicants who are offered a position will be contacted directly.

House staff benefits

Benefits include medical, dental, and vision coverage plans; disability and professional liability insurance; AOA dues and fees; licensure fees during OGME1; ACLS certification/recertification and additional training by program; meals while on duty; lab coats; free parking on site.

Current salary ranges:

Annual stipend (salary) Educational stipend
OGME-1 $44,940 $1,000
OGME-2 $45,344 $1,500
OGME-3 $45,835 $1,500
OGME-4 $46,818 $1,500
OGME-5 $48,348 $1,500
OGME-6 $49,368 $1,500