Identification of Prime Hospitals for Rural Residency Development: Tools and Resources to Support New Program Development

August 15, 2023 4:00 PM

AOGME Recorded Webinar

In this webinar, Emily Hawes, PharmD, and AOGME member Lori Rodefeld, MS, from the Rural Residency Planning and Development (RRPD) team discuss prime hospitals for rural residency development based on the Section 131 of the Consolidated Appropriations Act 2021 with regard to hospital and community characteristics. In addition to teaching more about strong candidates for rural GME development, they share considerations for GME development, as well as tools and resources to grow GME in rural areas.

The objectives of this webinar include:

  • Understanding characteristics of prime rural hospitals for GME development with regard to volume/clinical mix, financial status and geography
  • Recognizing hospital and community characteristics associated with categories
  • Understanding factors associated with hospital categories
  • Discussing program development considerations and resources to support GME development