PM&R Program Specific Information
Residents of the Sunrise Health Graduate Medical Education Consortium in
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) will rotate at MountainView
Hospital, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, and Veteran Affairs (VA)
Southern Nevada Healthcare system.
MountainView Hospital is a 408-bed acute care facility, with 36 acute inpatient
rehabilitation beds (with 18 more inpatient rehabilitation beds currently
in construction), located in the northwest area of Las Vegas. Sunrise
Hospital is a 700-bed Level II Trauma center with 42 acute inpatient rehabilitation
beds, located in downtown Las Vegas. Sunrise Children's Hospital recently
opened an inpatient pediatric rehabilitation unit. VA Southern Nevada
Healthcare system has 96 beds with comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation
department with state of the art orthotic and prosthetic laboratory, located
in North Las Vegas. PM&R residents will work with dedicated PM&R
attendings in both high-volume inpatient and outpatient PM&R services
across the city of Las Vegas.
PM&R residents will rotate with the inpatient acute rehabilitation
service, outpatient PM&R clinic, and electrodiagnosis clinic at MountainView
Hospital. Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center rotations will include inpatient
acute rehabilitation facility, inpatient pediatric rehabilitation, and
inpatient PM&R consultation.
At the VA, PM&R residents will experience different aspects of subspecialized
outpatient PM&R clinics including traumatic brain injury, spinal cord
injury, multidisciplinary ALS clinic, electrodiagnosis, Botulism toxin
clinic, motorized mobility clinic, general physiatry clinic, musculoskeletal
clinic, multidisciplinary pain medicine, interventional pain management
clinic, brace and orthotic clinic, and amputee clinic. During the VA rotation,
PM&R residents will also rotate in a private muscular dystrophy clinic,
providing access to a wide variety of pediatric and adult neuromuscular
HCA is one of the nation’s leading healthcare providers made up of
locally managed facilities that include 185 hospitals and 119 freestanding
surgery centers located in 21 U.S. states and in the United Kingdom. HCA
GME has become the largest provider of resident training in the United
States, with the stated goal of training superior, patient-centered physicians
of the future.
The Sunrise Health GME Consortium currently includes ACGME accredited Internal
Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Family Medicine, Anesthesiology,
Emergency Medicine and Transitional Year programs.
The Department of GME is located in the newly constructed educational building
at MountainView Hospital, offering abundant learning labs, conference
rooms, and a state-of-the-art simulation lab, a 200+ seat auditorium,
and a resident lounge equipped with a kitchen. State-of-the-art teleconferencing
is available in the classrooms as well as the main auditorium.
Our goal is to graduate well-rounded physiatrists through exceptional training
and dedicated education, who will be pillars of the local community and
the leaders of the PM&R community.
We look forward to hearing from you.