Family Medicine


How do I apply to the HackensackUMC Mountainside Family Medicine Residency?

Applications must be submitted through ERAS at www.aamc.org/students/eras. Our ACGME Program I.D. # is 1203311193.

What is the criteria for applying to HackensackUMC Mountainside Family Medicine Residency Program?

Faculty use a multi-faceted approach that emphasizes life experiences, medical school performance, and diversity, service to community, professionalism and interpersonal skills.

All Applicants must pass the USMLE Step I and Step II-CK Exam or COMLEX Level I, Level II, and Level II PE.

Do you consider year of graduation when accepting applications?

Applicants must have graduated within the preceding 3 years.

Is U.S. Clinical Experience a must?

Applicants must have at least one (1) year of United States hospital clinical experience.

Do you accept international graduates and is there different criteria for international graduates?

Yes, we accept international graduates. The criteria is the same for all applicants.

Does your hospital sponsor visas?

No, this program is open to those who have permanent resident status or U.S. citizenship.

What is the deadline for applications?

Our deadline is December 1.

What are your requirements for Letters of Recommendation?

We require three (3) Letters of Recommendation before your interview date. None of the letters should be from family members.