Application Instructions

Applications will only be accepted through ERAS – program # 1403500929.

Interviews will be offered through ERAS and will begin late October.

Application Requirements

Resident applicants must meet the following qualifications for appointment to the Long Island Community Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program:

1. Graduation from a medical school in the United States or Canada, accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME); or,

2. Graduation from a college of osteopathic medicine in the United States, accredited by the American Osteopathic Association (AOA); or,

3. Graduation from a medical school outside of the United States or Canada, and meeting one of the following additional qualifications:

  • holds a currently-valid certificate from the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates prior to appointment; or
  • holds a full and unrestricted license to practice medicine in a United States licensing jurisdiction in his or her current ACGME specialty/subspecialty program; or,
  • has graduated from a medical school outside the United States and has completed a Fifth Pathway program provided by an LCME-accredited medical school.

In addition, our program will preferentially review candidates who have graduated from medical school within 5 years of the application date and have achieved USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 scores greater than 210 on their first attempt. We also expect candidates to have passed the USMLE CS Exam on the first attempt.