Washington Health System

155 Wilson Avenue Washington, PA 15301   (724) 225-7000

Conference CME

Conferences & Continuing Education
In addition to the clinical experience, there is an active didactic schedule, including:

  • Daily morning and noon conferences presented by hospital staff members or guest lecturers
  • Weekly Obstetrics/Gynecology conferences
  • Monthly Neonatology case review conference
  • Weekly Continuing Medical Education Conference, presented by a guest speaker or attending staff member
  • Intern Report
  • Evidenced-based Journal Club
  • A practice management course given by outside experts, family practitioners, local attorneys, accountants, and investment counselors

Residents are encouraged to attend regional and national educational conferences during the second and third years. The hospital pays a generous portion of the expenses. The hospital's medical staff library includes a full-time librarian and staff who assist residents with journals, texts, computerized medical literature searches, and other needed medical resource material.