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Program Requirements

ABPTRFE Requirements

Participants are required to complete a minimum of 1,800 total program hours, including 300 educational hours and 1,500 patient-care clinic hours inclusive of 150 hours of 1:1 mentoring throughout the program. In addition, participants must successfully complete all assignments, live patient exams, and one comprehensive written exam.

MH Residency Structure

  • Each cohort includes up to 2 residents 
  • Full time 12-month program, starting in August
  • Employment through the MetroHealth System for the duration of residency year
  • Patient care in clinic ~32 hours per week, including one-on-one clinical mentorship ~3-4 hours per week.
  • Approximately 8 hours per week will be dedicated to didactic sessions, educational/clinical observations, service opportunities, and/or resident teaching/research.
  • Other program expectations, including self-study, web-based learning modules, journal article reading/review, and ongoing residency projects are in addition to scheduled in-house time.