Number of Emergency Physicians on Staff: 18
The Emergency Medicine residency at Botsford Hospital is a four-year program designed to develop residents into mature, responsible emergency medicine specialists who provide and plan quality emergency health services.
The standards for training are those set by the American College of Osteopathic Emergency Medicine (ACOEP). Through supervision and continual evaluation, we monitor the progress of our residents and graduate those worthy of practicing as osteopathic emergency physicians. Residents also should be qualified and eligible for certification by the American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine.
Osteopathic emergency medicine is a vital discipline within the health care delivery system. As ER physicians, we realize our obligation to the public to provide quality health care when dealing with the acutely ill and injured patient. We also understand and promote the very important role that osteopathy plays in the comprehensive quality to health care today.
Botsford Hospital is a 330-bed osteopathic acute care hospital. It maintains a full complement of physicians in the specialties of anesthesia, cardiology, cardiovascular surgery, dermatology, emergency medicine, endocrinology, general surgery, hand surgery, infectious disease, internal medicine, neurology, neurosurgery, obstetrics, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedic surgery, otorhinolaryngology, pathology, pediatrics, peripheral vascular surgery, plastic surgery, psychiatry, pulmonology, radiology, rehabilitation medicine, spine surgery and urology.
Resident/Fellow Call Schedule:
OGME 1 = 18 ten hr. shifts/month
OGME 2 = 18 ten hr. shifts/month
OGME 3 = 17 ten hr. shifts/month
OGME 4 = 16 ten hr. shifts/month
Affiliations and Outside Rotations:
Henry Ford Hospital
William Beaumont Hospital
Detroit Medical Center
Shock Trauma, University of Maryland Medical Center