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FindAResident Tour Review the Tools and Features of FindAResident
Introducing a new online application resource--- FindAResident FindAResident is a web-based service designed to provide a direct and efficient way for program administrators to connect with residency and fellowship candidates. Residency and fellowship programs can share information about their programs and open positions Applicants post their resume and contact information for programs to review.
FindAResident & ERAS FindAResident is a supplement to the Electronic Residency Application Service ERAS® Ideal for unfilled Post-Match positions and other unexpected vacancies. FindAResident is open year-round, even when ERAS is closed FindAResident is available to any ACGME accredited program, authorized non-ACGME programs and any medical school graduate
We Specialize in Open Positions Residency programs share information about their programs and open positions with applicants. Programs can search for applicants who fit their specific criteria. Applicants search our database for just the right position in their desired residency level and specialty. Programs and applicants can contact each other directly through FindAResident to express interest.
FindAResident The Applicant Perspective
We Help Aspiring Physicians Achieve Their Goals Use FindAResident to… Post your resume, test scores, education and other pertinent information for programs to review ERAS users can import resume information directly from their certified Common Application Form! Upload a photo and/or personalized curriculum vitae to individually express yourself. Review your resume and activate your account allowing programs to access your information.
How does an applicant use the service? 1.Create Your FindAResident Resume 2.Attach Documents (photo & curriculum vitae) 3.Review and Activate Resume 4.Search and Notify Programs 5.Check Back Often for New Notifications 6.Keep Your FindAResident Information Updated
FindAResident Applicant Subscriptions The FindAResident season runs from September to September of the following year. Subscriptions purchased after September 2nd will be valid from date of purchase until August 31st. There is a $75 subscription fee for applicants; active ERAS users pay a discounted $30 fee.
FindAResident The Program Perspective
We Specialize in Helping You Fill Open Positions Share information about your program’s environment and characteristics. Detail any position requirements to attract quality candidate applications. User flexibility allows multiple users approved access to one FindAResident account. Manage multiple programs from a single user account You control your account; activate or deactivate your profile at anytime.
How does a program use the service? 1.Set-up your program’s profile 2.Post any position vacancies 3.List any prerequisites and minimum criteria 4.Search and Notify Applicants 5.Check back often for new notifications 6.Keep your FindAResident information updated
Sample Position Profile List any prerequisites or minimum requirements. List next steps in the process and any additional documents needed. Provide a description for your program.
FindAResident Program Subscriptions Subscriptions to FindAResident are free for residency and fellowship programs. ACGME accredited programs should FindAResident with their 10-digit ACGME code at to receive program registration instructions. Non-ACGME accredited programs should contact FindAResident at for more information on their program’s
Search, Review, and Connect Online
FindAResident Applicant Search Engine Search for applicants by their indicated specialty interest and preferred training location Search for applicants by indicated training preference Fellowship & Advanced Programs can search by Previous Residency Information
Sample Applicant Search Results View resumes and notify applicants directly from search results
FindAResident Position Search Engine Select search criteria to find exactly the position you are looking for… Select up to 5 specialties at a time Select up to 5 geographic preferences Select a Post Graduate Year Level
View position profiles and notify programs directly from search results Sample Position Search Results
You’ve Got Mail!
The mailbox provides a summary of your mail activity and total number of active programs in system. FindAResident Applicant Mailbox Summary
Check your list of mail from interested programs. Check the list of programs you have notified. Applicant Mailbox Features
FindAResident Program Mailbox Summary The mailbox provides a summary of your mail activity by folder and total number of active applicants in the system.
Click an applicant’s name to review their resume. Program Mailbox Features Use convenient tabs in the mailbox to sort and store applications requested and received.
FindAResident Contact Information For more information about the FindAResident program contact us: Association of American Medical Colleges c/o FindAResident 2450 N Street, NW Washington, DC