HCA Healthcare is determined to provide the highest quality patient care, while providing an excellent, robust learning environment to medical students. The variety of clinical sites and preceptors in the HCA Healthcare community will offer medical students a diversified skillset as they prepare for a residency program. With elective rotations available across the country, medical students have the opportunity to interact with different patient populations, while building an extensive professional network. Medical students will work closely with the residents and faculty to receive a dynamic, meaningful experience in a collaborative environment. We look forward to working with you to achieve your medical career goals.

HCA Healthcare GME

HCA Healthcare’s standards and expectations for care serve as the benchmark for our academic programs. All residents receive superior, patient-centered training that will enable them to become leaders in their post-residency careers. At HCA Healthcare, we are proud to be using our resources to build the largest GME network in the country.

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HCA Healthcare at a glance

HCA Healthcare is one of the nation’s leading providers of healthcare and is comprised of 186 hospitals and approximately 2,000+ sites of care including surgery centers, freestanding ERs, urgent care centers and physician clinics in 20 states and the United Kingdom. Since its founding in 1968, we have followed a vision of healthcare the way it should be: patient-centered, constantly evolving and constantly improving, practiced with integrity and compassion.

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How to apply

All applications and required documentation are submitted via Clinician Nexus.
Application Requirements include:

  • Transcripts
  • COMLEX and/or USMLE Scores (Step I)
    • HCA requires passing Step 1 on the first attempt
  • CV or resume
  • Immunization records
  • Precheck Background check
  • Precheck Drug Screen
  • Implementation Letter (provided by school)

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