Orthopedic Surgery
Student Elective Rotation

 

Pre-Approval Required Documents

Post-Approval Required Documents

  • Copy of health insurance card (front and back)
  • Certificate of malpractice insurance (minimum of $1 million/$3 million, current at time of rotation)
  • Letter of good standing (LOGS)
  • PA state criminal background check (within six months of the requested rotation dates)
  • PA FBI fingerprinting clearance (within six months of the requested rotation dates)
    • We will only accept the fingerprinting certificate from the Department of Human Services, not the CJIS- Criminal Justice Information Services certificate from the Department of Justice.
    • If you are non-PA resident, once you click on the hyperlink of IdentGO, scroll down to the bottom of the website and click on "Pennsylvania Non-Resident Cardscan Instructions" for further instructions.
    • Please don't send in your actual fingerprint card, it will not be accepted.
  • PA child abuse clearance (within six months of the requested rotation dates)
  • Immunization records
  • PPD test results (within one year of the requested rotation dates)
  • Flu shot verification (within one year of the requested rotation dates)
  • Mask fit test results (within one year of the requested rotation dates)
  • Affiliation agreements are needed for Non-PCOM students, please check with your school to confirm that an agreement between PCOM and your school is in place in order to complete your audition or non-audition request.

Rotations Offered

  • Audition rotation for the residency program and elective rotation.
  • Please note applications for an audition and elective rotations are being accepted on a rolling basis.

Audition Season

  • June - December

Non-Audition Season

  • January - May

Sites

  • Main Line Health System (Lankenau Medical Center, Paoli Hospital)
  • St. Christopher's Hospital