ACGME-I-accredited transitional year residency programs prepare residents who have chosen a career specialty that requires, as a prerequisite, one year of clinical education. ACGME-I-accredited programs provide educational opportunities for residents to develop competence in the fundamental clinical skills of medicine through first-contact responsibility for patient care in ambulatory and hospital settings and with appropriate supervision.
In addition, ACGME-I-accredited programs in transitional year provide educational opportunities for residents to begin to develop competence in:
The Review Committee-International and ACGME-I staff members provide documents and resources on this web page to assist ACGME-I-accredited programs and those applying for accreditation of transitional year residency programs.
After the sponsoring institution account has been activated in the Accreditation Data System (ADS), foundational program applications may be initiated by the Designated Institutional Official (DIO) on the “Sponsored Programs” page. If a specialty is not available for selection, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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