Residency Applicants

The Graduate Medical Education Residency Programs accepts applications only through the Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS) of the Association of American Medical Colleges.  Application documents should include:

  • ERAS common application form with personal statement
  • Dean’s letter
  • Medical school transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • USMLE 220 or COMLEX 500 or above

ERAS# 1404800900 | NRMP# 2188140C0

There are many factors considered in reviewing residency candidates, the general guidelines listed below may provide background information:

  • Graduated from an accredited medical school within the last 2 years
  • Intends to enter the program as a PGY I

Correspondence should be directed to:

Brenda Fuentes, BS
Residency Program Coordinator

Brenda Fuentes, BS
Brenda.fuentes2@hcahealthcare.com
Las Palmas Del Sol Healthcare
Graduate Medical Education
6044 Gateway Blvd East, Suite 900
El Paso, Texas 79905

Why should you choose Las Palmas Del Sol GME Residency Programs?

  • We use hands-on care of patients paired with advanced learning in a stimulating environment where residents can prepare for careers in residency training, fellowship specialty programs, and research.
  • We focus on innovative methods in preparation for the challenges of practicing medicine in the 21st Century.
  • Unique clinical experience within a diverse patient population in a border city.
  • We offer a strong and supportive system dedicated to residency educational training for doctors, leaders and researchers of tomorrow.

Resident Benefits

  • Health insurance benefits (health/dental/vision) coverage effective on day 1 of residency
  • Paid Time Off
  • Electronic devices provided
  • Meal Plan
  • Two lab coats provided each contract year
  • Malpractice insurance provided
  • 401(k) Plan Participation available
  • Allowance toward educational material and travel for the purpose of scholarly activity
  • Salaries:
    • PGY 1 - $ 52,770
    • PGY 2 - $ 54,270
    • PGY 3 - $ 55,770