Houston Methodist Hospital Acute Care Residency
    The Houston Methodist Hospital Acute Care Residency program incorporates a strong didactic component with mentoring by experienced therapists in the acute care setting. The didactic component includes both classes and guided self-study modules while the mentoring portion is substantial but flexible enough to adjust to the needs of the Resident. The ultimate goal of the Residency is to help the Resident achieve advanced practice skills in a highly complex hospital environment.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Acute Care
Website http://www.houstonmethodist.org/1285_houstonmethodist/2623_
education/2811_education_alliedhealtheducation/2813_edu
cation_physicaltherapyeducation/2813_education_acutephy
stherapyresidency/
Program Directors Name Judith Ragsdale, PT
Address Line 1 Houston Methodist Hospital
Address Line 2 6565 Fannin St, M1-024
City, State Zip Houston , Texas 77030
Phone 713/441-1178
Fax 713/441-0143
Email JRagsdale@houstonmethodist.org
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 06/15/2018
Admission Decision Date 1 07/31/2017
Program Start Date 1 09/17/2018
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Exact start date may vary slightly.
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Not Applicable
Experience Strong candidates will have successfully completed an acute care student clinical rotation.
Link to program’s prerequisite instructions Not Applicable
Supplemental Requirements
Supplemental application fee required Not Applicable
Supplemental application fee amount Not Applicable
Link to supplemental forms or instructions Not Applicable
Essay Questions
1.
What are your professional goals and how do you think this program will help you achieve those goals?
2.
What additional information would you like the admissions committee to know about you?
3.
What do you feel are your greatest strengths and how do you feel those will help you be successful in the program?
References/Evaluations
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    Three professional references are required. Prefer that at least one be from a previous clinical instructor and/or from an academic instructor.
Program Details
Multi-site program No
Part-time versus Full-time Full Time
      Tuition No
      Salary Yes
      Salary Type Annually
      Benefits Full-Time Employee
      Other Benefits Not Applicable
      Ability to earn higher degree No
      Higher degree available Not Applicable
      Program Length (in months) 12
      Anticipant number of clinical hours per week 30
      Maximum Number of Positions 1
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